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Lance Benzel

Legal Affairs reporter

Lance Benzel covers legal affairs for The Gazette, with a focus on the criminal courts, and also writes a monthly mountain biking column entitled "Rider in Residence." He joined the newspaper's staff in 2008 after previous stops in Billings, Mont., central North Carolina and Chicago.

Eric William Grant
Glen Galloway.
Ta Tyana Marie King. Courtesy photo.
A candlelight vigil was held at Full Throttle Auto Service, where owner George Maldonado was killed in an apparent robbery on Friday, July 14, 2017 in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).
Glenn Allen Lainfiesta (Courtesy of EPCSO)
Several members of a student-led protest group involved in a "March Against Imperialism" event on March 26, 2017 were convicted of obstructing traffic. (Photo credit: Colorado Springs Socialist Facebook page)
Jacolby Hasan Williams
Edward Kiley (Courtesy of CSPD)