Attorney General Coffman threatens sanctions on Colorado River lawsuit
Author: Marianne Goodland - November 29, 2017 - Updated: November 30, 2017
There’s a new and interesting twist in the lawsuit that attempts to defend the Colorado River from the people of the state of Colorado — federal sanctions threatened against the attorney who filed the suit.
Marianne Goodland is the chief legislative reporter for Colorado Politics. She's covered the Colorado General Assembly for 20 years, starting off in 1998 with the Silver & Gold Record, the editorially-independent newspaper at CU that was shuttered in 2009. She also writes for six rural newspapers in northeastern Colorado. Marianne specializes in rural issues, agriculture, water and, during election season, campaign finance. In her free time (ha!) she lives in Lakewood with her husband, Jeff; a cantankerous Shih-Tzu named Sophie; and Gunther the cat. She is also an award-winning professional harpist.