Governor John Hickenlooper signed a trio of gun control bills Wednesday, just hours after news broke that Colorado’s top corrections officer had been gunned down in his home.
A measure designed to ease public concerns about hydraulic fracturing is scheduled for a public hearing at the capitol Thursday.
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper signed into law a bill that bans high-capacity magazines and calls for background checks on private and online sales of guns.
Hickenlooper signed the bill exactly eight months after a gunman opened fire in a suburban Denver movie theater, killing 12 and injuring another 70.
The Denver Post reports: