CBA Daily Media Briefing

Each morning, the CBA brings you our daily media briefing of the top trending legal stories in the state of Colorado. Questions, comments, concerns? Email us at socialmedia@cobar.org.

Daily Media Briefing
- Friday July 21 -
 
 
 
A Colorado bicycle tax? Top Republican lawmaker floats the idea.
http://www.denverpost.com/2017/07/20/gop-lawmaker-floats-bicycle-tax-colorado/
 
No, there's not a new proposal for a Colorado bike tax
http://www.9news.com/news/local/no-theres-not-a-new-proposal-for-a-colorado-bike-tax/458395731
 
EDITORIAL: Conservative makes case for taxing bicycles
http://gazette.com/editorial-conservative-makes-case-for-taxing-bicycles/article/1607500
 

Why not tax the bicyclists? Share the road, share the tax
http://www.denverpost.com/2017/07/20/why-not-tax-the-bicyclists-share-the-road-share-the-tax/
 
Colorado Republicans tell national conservatives that school choice is working
https://coloradopolitics.com/colorado-republicans-tell-national-conservatives-school-choice-working/
 
U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos calls school choice protesters ‘defenders of the status quo’
https://coloradopolitics.com/u-s-education-secretary-betsy-devos-calls-school-choice-protesters-defenders-status-quo/
 
ALEC Day 2: Betsy DeVos says school choice “is good politics because it’s good policy”
http://www.coloradoindependent.com/166401/alec-betsy-devos
 

Betsy DeVos delivers local control message at conservative summit in Denver
http://www.denverpost.com/2017/07/20/betsy-devos-delivers-local-control-message-conservative-summit-denver/
 
U.S. Secretary of Education speaks in Denver
http://www.9news.com/news/us-secretary-of-education-speaks-in-denver/458349048
 
Hundreds gather at Colorado statehouse to protest Betsy DeVos and her Denver appearance at ALEC
http://www.denverpost.com/2017/07/19/hundreds-gather-colorado-statehouse-protest-betsy-devos-her-denver-appearance-alec/
 
Protest of Betsy DeVos reignites debate on school choice
https://durangoherald.com/articles/173560-protest-of-betsy-devos-reignites-debate-on-school-choice
 

Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman says ALEC is ‘extremely valuable
https://coloradopolitics.com/colorado-attorney-general-cynthia-coffman-says-alec-extremely-valuable/
 
Judge sanctions former Denver radio host for destroying evidence in Taylor Swift lawsuit
http://www.denverpost.com/2017/07/20/taylor-swift-lawsuit-denver-sanctions-evidence-destroyed/
 
Former Boulder mayor’s fatal crash case delayed as DA works on plea deal
http://www.denverpost.com/2017/07/20/bob-greenlee-fatal-crash-case-delayed-da-works-plea-deal/
 
Marijuana Legalization Is Another Reason Dogs Should Not Issue Search Warrants
https://reason.com/blog/2017/07/19/marijuana-legalization-is-another-reason
 
Colorado prisoners with deadliest infectious disease in U.S. denied treatment, lawsuit alleges
http://www.denverpost.com/2017/07/19/colorado-inmates-hepatitis-c-denied-treatment/
 
'I don't want my son to die,': Mom, lawsuit claim Colo. is withholding Hep C treatment from inmates
http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/investigations/i-dont-want-my-son-to-die-mom-lawsuit-claim-colo-is-withholding-hep-c-treatment-from-inmates
 

Colorado spends $39,000 a year per prisoner, report finds
http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/local-news/colorado-spends-39000-a-year-per-prisoner-report-finds
 
International Church of Cannabis Stung by Undercover Denver Police on 4/20
http://www.westword.com/marijuana/international-church-of-cannabis-stung-by-undercover-denver-police-on-4-20-9275171
 
Loveland police release footage of June officer-involved shooting
https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2017/07/20/loveland-police-release-footage-june-shooting/495583001/
 
CIA director at Aspen Security Forum: Moscow loves to “stick it to America”
http://www.denverpost.com/2017/07/20/mike-pompeo-cia-aspen-security-forum-2017/
 

OPINION: The narrative of “Trump’s America” in rural Colorado is bleak but not hopeless
http://www.denverpost.com/2017/07/19/the-narrative-of-trumps-america-in-rural-colorado-is-bleak-but-not-hopeless/
 
Why are federal officials seeking out anti-pot opinions in Colorado Springs?
https://www.denverite.com/federal-officials-seeking-anti-pot-opinions-colorado-springs-39545/
 
Cory Gardner laments people 'spiking the football' after latest GOP health care failure
http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/politics/cory-gardner-laments-people-spiking-the-football-after-latest-gop-health-care-failure
 
Poll: Shift to political left seen on health care
http://www.denverpost.com/2017/07/20/health-care-political-left-poll/
 
Social Security numbers were showing up in 311 databases, Denver auditor finds
https://www.denverite.com/social-security-numbers-showing-311-databases-denver-auditor-finds-39658/
 
Denver auditor finds possible security issues with city's 311 system
https://www.bizjournals.com/denver/news/2017/07/20/denver-auditor-finds-possible-security-issues-with.html
 
Denver would pay 'fair market price' to rent existing apartments for affordable housing
http://www.9news.com/news/local/next/denver-would-pay-fair-market-price-to-rent-existing-apartments-for-affordable-housing/458407908
 
Why a nearly $1 billion bond program isn’t enough money for Denver
https://www.denverite.com/denver-city-council-nearly-1-billion-bond-program-isnt-enough-money-39411/?src=parsely
 
Study shows infrastructure issues in Denver are big concerns
http://kdvr.com/2017/07/20/study-shows-infrastructure-issues-in-denver-are-big-concerns/
 

Where Denver ranks on list of cities with infrastructure worries
https://www.bizjournals.com/denver/news/2017/07/20/denver-ranks-sixth-in-the-us-on-list-of-cities.html
 
Louisville, Lafayette, Boulder County eye $8.5M purchase of Mayhoffer Farm property
http://www.dailycamera.com/louisville-news/ci_31153049/louisville-lafayette-boulder-county-eye-8-5m-purchase
 
New and stricter than state law: Broomfeild's ideas for oil & gas regulations
http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/front-range/broomfield/new-and-stricter-than-state-law-broomfeilds-ideas-for-oil-gas-regulations



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