Global  

Colorado's Governor Appoints A Special Prosecutor To Look Into Elijah McClain's Death

NPR Friday, 26 June 2020 ()
The death of 23-year-old Elijah McClain after his arrest in Aurora, Colo. last August is receiving renewed scrutiny. Colorado's governor has appointed a special prosecutor to look into the case.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video credit: KDVR - Published
News video: Colorado Gov. appoints special prosecutor in Elijah McClain case

Colorado Gov. appoints special prosecutor in Elijah McClain case 01:58

Gov. Jared Polis announced Thursday afternoon that he has signed an executive order appointing Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser as a special prosecutor to investigate the death of Elijah McClain.

You Might Like


Related videos from verified sources

Community gathers at Utah Park to remember Elijah McClain, help his family heal [Video]

Community gathers at Utah Park to remember Elijah McClain, help his family heal

Flowers, candles and violins were the signature features of a candlelight, floral vigil in honor of Elijah McClain.

Credit: 7News - The Denver Channel     Duration: 02:45Published
City councilwoman calls on Colorado Gov. to stop sedation of agitated people with ketamine [Video]

City councilwoman calls on Colorado Gov. to stop sedation of agitated people with ketamine

A Lakewood city councilwoman is calling on the governor to place a moratorium on the use of ketamine to sedate agitated patients, after learning paramedics gave the drug to her boyfriend in January...

Credit: KDVR     Duration: 02:01Published
Questions Surround Death Of Elijah McClain, High Dose Of Ketamine [Video]

Questions Surround Death Of Elijah McClain, High Dose Of Ketamine

The 23-year-old was injected with 500 mg of Ketamine, enough for a 220-pound man but Elijah was only 140 pounds.

Credit: CBS 4 Denver     Duration: 03:05Published

Related news from verified sources

Colorado governor appoints special prosecutor in Elijah McClain case

Colorado's governor has appointed a special prosecutor in the case of Elijah McClain, a 23-year-old black man who died in police custody last summer. McClain was...
CBS News

Special prosecutor appointed to investigate Elijah McClain's death after millions sign petition

After millions signed a petition demanding an investigation into Elijah McClain's death, Colorado Gov. Jared Polis appointed a special prosecutor.  
USATODAY.com

Colorado reopens inquiry into Elijah McClain’s 2019 death

DENVER (AP) — Colorado’s governor appointed a special prosecutor Thursday to investigate the death of Elijah McClain, 23-year-old Black man who was put into...
Seattle Times


Tweets about this