If they are eligible to vote, individuals in youth correctional facilities should be able to cast ballots. That's the thinking of Representative Paul Rosenthal, who is pushing a bill that would make clear the voting rights of those in Division of Youth Corrections custody.
The proposal is personal ... More >>
Should abused and neglected boys be allowed to live at a facility for juvenile delinquents? That's the question explored in this week's cover story, "Bad Company." The facility in question is Ridge View Youth Services Center in Watkins, which can hold up to 500 boys and prides itself on its focus on ... More >>
Earlier this month, eighteen-year-old Christian Valdez was killed by a California Highway Patrol officer following a high speed chase. California authorities subsequently portrayed the incident as a "suicide by cop" that ended the life of a dangerous prison escapee.
But Valdez's father disputes tha ... More >>
Cesar Corzo's troubling past didn't stop Rite of Passage from hiring him.
Reason number 13,456 not to do something dumb and end up in jail: Former social worker Cesar Corzo.
Corzo, you'll recall -- unless you've blocked it out, for which we couldn't blame you -- is the former Arapahoe County ... More >>
Rite of Passage, where youth were "counseled" by Cesar Corzo.The Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies looks into all sorts of bad behavior in numerous trades and professions. Not many DORA complaints can compete, though, with the staggering range of allegations found in the recent paper ... More >>