A right-to-repair bill died in the Colorado state legislature on March 25, 2021. Right-to-repair is often spoken of in the context of broken phone screens, but it doesn’t just affect people’s personal devices. AdvertisementIt was a stunning statement given just how many people testified on behalf of the right-to-repair legislation and how few questions the committee asked them. Others said that a right-to-repair bill would increase the cost of phones for everyone. AdvertisementThe right-to-repair bill's defeat is a setback for Colorado, but it isn’t the end of the story.