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Unless there is also a forgery charged associated with the case, felony grand theft auto has a three years statute of limitation in Colorado. The statues of limitation bars the prosecutor from filing the complaint after a certain amount of time. If the complaint is filed within the specific time frame; but the case is not prosecuted because no one is brought to court could be a violation of Due Process, which is separate and different form a statute of limitations argument.
Answer Applies to: Colorado