Continuing to track rain/snow showers throughout southeast Colorado this morning as wet, gloomy and cool conditions continue. If you are hitting the roads in the higher elevation (Teller/Fremont/Custer/ Monument) make sure you allow a little extra time as some roads may be a little snow covered. Wet pavement remains everywhere else. We'll see rain/snow showers continue for most of our Monday, clearing out before midnight. Head on over to the "Weather" tab for a full look at the week ahead.
A bill to erase the crime of adultery from Colorado's law books faces a test Wednesday in the state Senate.
The crime is rarely enforced, and repealing it has passed the Senate before. But Republicans in the House blocked it last year out of fear its repeal could endanger sex trafficking cases because of a "sexual immorality" provision. This year, the bill has cleared the House and appears more likely to succeed.
Colorado's adultery law was created before statehood to reassure women that they would protected if their husbands cheated on them. The related crime of contributing to "sexual immorality" by providing a place for unmarried people to have sex was aimed at Frontier-era flophouses.
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