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December 16, 2009
Colorado Supreme Court 9-14-09
People v. Valenzuela Extrordinary Risk Crimes and Conspiracy
Because conspiracy to distribute a controlled substance is not listed in the Extrordinary Risk statute, conspiracy to distribute is not an extrordinary risk crime.