Joey BunchJoey BunchJanuary 27, 20173min212
Tuesday will be a big day for politically attuned Catholics at the Colorado Capitol. Denver Bishop Jorge Rodriguez will be making the rounds. He will lead the morning prayer in the state Senate at 9 a.m. and accept a proclamation from Gov. John Hickenlooper declaring it Catholic Schools Week across Colorado. Kevin Kijewski, superintendent of schools […]

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Tom RamstackTom RamstackNovember 4, 201613min375

Popular opinion surveys show Colorado is likely to be propelled into an uncertain area of law next week when voters decide whether to allow doctor-assisted suicides for terminally ill persons. Sixty-five percent of Denver-area registered voters surveyed in a Ciruli Associates poll in September said they would vote for the legalized suicides. Twenty-five percent opposed it. If Proposition 106 wins approval, Colorado would become the fifth state to allow doctor-assisted suicide. Patients with less than six months to live could request lethal drugs from their doctors under the measure.