Prisoners in El Paso County got an early Christmas present yesterday, when county officials agreed to stop limiting outgoing inmate mail to just postcards. The ACLU had filed suit against that policy, which the El Paso County Jail adopted this summer, arguing that such restrictions for prison ... More >>
District Court Judge Wiley Y. Daniel confirmed the merits of a lawsuit against Quiznos in Denver federal court yesterday, in a move plaintiffs’ lawyer Justin Klein is touting as a victory with nationwide implications.
It began in a strip club and ended in Federal court. Phillip Mallory, more commonly known around Shotgun Willie's as "Doc Phil," was arrested in July 2004 for allegedly trading painkiller prescriptions to strippers in exchange for them having sex with him on film. (Click here for Westword's article ... More >>
They ran the toughest cellblock in the most dangerous prison in the state. It was the perfect place to beat inmates.
Until two years ago, Colorado juries weighed whether men deserved to die. Now judges decide their fate.
Trapped in a prison race war, Tony Francis had three choices: kill, snitch or run. He found another way out.
The logjam in Denver's federal district court is one of the worst in the country. Blame Congress, Timothy McVeigh, greedy lawyers -- and judges who don't have time to judge.
Once permanent U.S. residents, these "non-deportables" are now locked up in what should be no man's land.
How the people of Overland Park were forced to live next door to a radioactive "monolith"-- by the Environmental Protection Agency.