Over the next year, school districts serving hundreds of thousands of Denver-area students will take a look at whether their sex education classes are doing enough to teach about consent. Earlier this year, Gov. Jared Polis signed House Billwhich requires school districts that teach sex ed to include lessons about consent.
Lance Bass and Freddie Mercury, two flamingos at the Denver Zoo, have been a couple for several years. Two male flamingos at the Denver Zoo named after the famous musicians have been a couple for several years, and could one day potentially become parents to a chick. Bird keeper Monica Halpin told The Georgia Voice that the pair, who go by 20 and 46, have been together since the early s, and that the bid couple stole either a nest or an egg from another pair of birds and took turns watching over it.
DENVER — A year-old Denver man is accused of sexually assaulting five men near downtown Denver and has been charged with six counts of felony sexual assault. Tobias Favela, 50, is accused of assaulting the men in NovemberFebruaryMarchApril and Septemberaccording to an affidavit for his arrest released on Wednesday. Many of the victims had been drinking at bars or clubs near downtown Denver before the alleged assaults occurred.
By Andrew Collins. Denver —a city with an eclectic gay nightlife scene that includes more than a dozen gay bars in several different neighborhoods—has a pair of venues where gay guys can meet up for a more intimate encounter: Midtowne Spa and Denver Swim Club. While Midtowne Spa is more popular due to its close proximity to downtown, either club is a great destination if you're looking for a night of adults-only fun.
Denver is full of gorgeous, fit, adventurous adults having lots of sex. But is it always good sex? Fortunately, our city is home to a growing sex-positive community.
However, the people who find it hardest to discuss the subject are victims of the crime. That's why the Denver Police Department is taking a new approach to reporting sex assaults through a newer website and mobile phone app. It's called Seek Then Speaka program that puts "you in the driver's seat to get help for yourself, or someone you know, after sexual assault," according to its website.
Special to The Colorado Sun. The laws requiring the names of convicted sex offenders nationwide to be catalogued, and available to the public, bear the names of children sexually assaulted and murdered by predators who had committed sex offenses before. The goal was to prevent the same from happening to other children. The intent of the laws may be unassailable.
Federal agents arrested one sex trafficker and recovered four child and eight adult victims of sex trafficking in Denver through a nationwide operation targeting sex traffickers. Operation Independence Day in July led to the recovery or identification of child victims of sex trafficking and the arrest of 67 sex traffickers across the nation, according to a news release from the Denver division of the FBI. There were operations nationwide.
The state Senate on Thursday gave initial approval to a bill updating the way sex education is taught in Colorado after it was rewritten to eliminate some of the most contentious language. It keeps new provisions on teaching students about consent and healthy relationships along with some grant money for schools that want to teach sex ed but lack the resources to do so. Susan Lontine, a Denver Democrat.