The state's top prosecutor said Wednesday he would consider reopening a criminal investigation into the University of Colorado's sex-and-alcohol recruiting scandal if he finds any new evidence that would hold up in court.
A state grand jury Thursday wrapped up its investigation into the sex-and-alcohol recruiting scandal in Colorado's football program. There was no immediate word on whether the panel handed up any criminal indictments.
Some members of the panel investigating the University of Colorado recruiting scandal expressed frustration Wednesday about the panel's mission, particularly in light of a little-known internal university probe with broader powers.
Gov. Bill Owens appointed Colorado's attorney general Friday as a special prosecutor who will investigate the recruiting scandal at the University of Colorado, saying he wanted "no whitewash and no excuses."
One of the two women leading an investigation into the University of Colorado's recruiting scandal said Monday she won't resign after suggesting that women put themselves at risk of rape by attending alcohol-fueled sex parties.
The University of Colorado chose two former lawmakers Friday to head a commission that will spend the next three months investigating whether the school's football program enticed recruits with alcohol-fueled sex parties that may have led to rape.
University of Colorado President Betsy Hoffman urged the Legislature to leave the investigation of the school's football recruiting scandal to university officials, and asked regents to give her the authority to set up a special investigative committe