2nd degree murder is a serious criminal allegation and requires the defense of a motivated and skilled Colorado criminal defense attorney.

In certain circumstances, someone may be charged with 2nd degree murder if he or she knowingly causes another’s death.

Generally, 2nd degree murder is a class 2 felony.  However, it can be a class 3 felony where the death occurred during a sudden heat of passion, which provoked the actor.

When charged with 2nd degree murder, immediately contact a Colorado criminal defense lawyer.  Contact a Denver criminal defense attorney today to discuss your options.