Stan Garnett

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Stan Garnett
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Former candidate for
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Stan Garnett (born April 26, 1956) is the District Attorney for Colorado's Twentieth Judicial District, representing the citizens of Boulder County. On April 7, 2010, he announced his candidacy for the statewide office of attorney general and challenging Republican incumbent John W. Suthers in November.[1] Seven months later, however, Garnett lost in the general election on Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010 to Republican incumbent John W. Suthers after receiving forty-three percent of the vote.


  • Bachelor's degree, University of Colorado
  • Juris Doctorate degree, University of Colorado School of Law

Professional experience

Beginning in 1981, Garnett joined the Office of the Denver District Attorney as a staff member. Over the course of a five year period, he tried nearly eighty cases including multiple murder cases, sexual assaults, numerous felonies, and various misdemeanors.

Political career

Garnett was elected to two terms on the Board of Education for the Boulder Valley School District, first as its treasurer and then later as President.



See also: Colorado Attorney General election, 2010
  • 2010 Race for Attorney General - Democratic Primary
  • Stan Garnett ran unopposed in this contest
2010 Race for Attorney General - General Election[2]
Party Candidate Vote Percentage
     Republican Party Approveda John W. Suthers 56.4%
     Democratic Party Stan Garnett 43.7%
Total Votes 1,703,893


  • 2008 Race for District Attorney for the 20th Judicial District - Democratic Primary and General Election
    • Stan Garnett ran unopposed in both of these contests.

Contact information

Campaign Address:
Stan Garnett for Colorado Attorney General
Post Office Box 17006
Boulder, CO 80308

Phone: (303) 499-6864

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External links

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