Tag Archives: New Jersey

UPDATE: Man Arrested For Sexual Assault Of A Child And Incest

A Steamboat man has been taken into custody by Steamboat Police, charged with felony sexual assault on a child and felony aggravated incest . 39-year-old Timothy Lormond, who was taken into custody last month, was extradited from New Jersey to Routt  County. The charges stem from an incident that Continue reading

Judge Orders Company to Stop Selling Recalled Magnets

magnetsA federal judge has ordered a Colorado company to stop selling high-powered magnets that were recalled by their manufacturer. U.S. District Court Judge Christine Arguello ruled that Zen Magnets LLC and its owner, Shihan Qu, could be violating the Consumer Product Safety Act by selling magnets that were purchased from a New Continue reading

Senators Introduce Federal Bill to Decriminalize Marijuana

MARIJUANA-300Three senators are introducing a bill to remove federal prohibitions on medical marijuana in states where it is already legal. The measure is being unveiled on Capitol Hill today by Republican Rand Paul of Kentucky and Democrats Kirsten Gillibrand of New York and Cory Booker of New Jersey. It will aim to Continue reading

House Approves Measure to Ban Gay Conversion Therapy

co-state-capitol-300The Colorado House has given initial approval to barring mental health professionals from practicing gay-conversion therapy with patients under 18. The House advanced the bill on an unrecorded voice vote Friday. The bill prohibits Continue reading

Lawmakers Consider Banning Microbeads

MICROBEADSColorado may be the latest state to ban tiny plastic particles that are often included in soaps and cosmetic products. The so-called “microbeads” turn up in face scrubs, acne treatments and toothpaste. The particles are too fine to be caught in wastewater treatment plants, and the plastic bits can pollute lakes and rivers. A Continue reading