Drollinger, who will receive a $55,000 stipend in her 18-month role, hopes her new position" telegraphs to the rest of the country that drag is not something to be scared of.”
Court transcripts reveal that a judge had dismissed the 2021 kidnapping case against the Colorado gay nightclub shooter, despite previous concerns about violent behavior.
A mass shooting at a popular gay club in Colorado Springs has resurfaced questions about the city's past and future among its residents.
The Colorado Springs shooting came during a drag show. Such events have been increasingly targeted by figures on the right.
The Fox News personality's comments about "violence and cruelty" following the Colorado Springs shooting rang very hollow for many online.
The suspect in the deadly mass shooting appears to have made a bomb threat last year and is reportedly the grandson of a right-wing California lawmaker.
"When politicians and pundits keep perpetuating tropes, insults, and misinformation ... this is a result," said Brianna Titone, Colorado's first openly trans state rep.
Accused gunman Teodoro Macias opened fire because he had not been invited and then killed himself, police said Tuesday.