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SB14-069: Swift Justice Act

Criminal Legal Reform | Death Penalty
Bill Number: SB14-069
Year: 2014
ACLU Position: Active Oppose
Sponsors: Brophy


The bill requires the Colorado supreme court to rule on a death penalty unitary appeal within 3 years of the filing of the notice of appeal unless extraordinary circumstances prevent compliance.

Current Status:

01/29/2014 - Senate Committee on Judiciary Postpone Indefinitely
01/14/2014 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Judiciary

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