Maureen Cain, representing the Office of the State Public Defender, testified in support of the bill. She discussed how courthouse arrests interfere with representation.
Tristan Gorman, representing the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar, testified in favor of the bill. She discussed the rights of the accused and impacts on criminal defendants, victims, and witnesses.
Adam Mueller, representing the Colorado Bar Association, spoke in favor of the measure.
Jake Lily, representing himself, testified in favor of the bill. He discussed immigration status and access to justice.
The panel answered questions about arrests and officer identification.