Court Opinions for June 18

Colorado Supreme Court In re People v. Shank Alyse Shank was charged with three drug offenses, including alleged distribution. Shank was appointed a public defender. Later,...

Court Opinions for June 11

Colorado Supreme Court Mason v. Farm Credit of Southern Colorado From 2008 to 2011, Zachary Mason took out several loans through Farm Credit of Southern Colorado...

Court Opinions for June 4

Colorado Supreme Court American Family Mutual Insurance Company v. Barriga After a fire at the apartment building Guillermo and Evelia Barriga own, they worked with their...

Court Opinions for May 21

Colorado Court of Appeals People v. Coleman Norman Coleman was convicted with aggravated driving after revocation prohibited (ADARP), driving under the influence and careless driving. He...

Court Opinions for July 3

Colorado Supreme Court People v. Stock In 2011, a jury convicted Susan Stock of third degree burglary and theft for stealing money from vending machines at...

Court Opinions for May 30, 2017

Editor’s note: Summaries are pulled from court opinions and edited for style, clarity and space. COLORADO SUPREME COURT OPINIONS FOR MAY 30 England v. Amerigas Propane Petitioner,...

Court Opinions for May 22, 2017

People in the Interest of Z.T.T The appeal required the Supreme Court to answer whether a defendant’s confession to an Army investigator during basic training...

Court Opinions for May 15, 2017

Foster v. Plock The Supreme Court considered whether mutuality is a necessary element of defensive claim preclusion. Although multiple divisions of the Court of...

Court Opinions for May 4, 2017

COLORADO COURT OF APPEALS People v. Thompson This appeal posed a question of first impression in Colorado: Do indigent defendants in criminal cases have a constitutional...

Published Court Opinions for April 24

Editor’s note: Summaries are pulled from court opinions and edited for style, clarity and space.  COLORADO SUPREME COURT Opinions for April 24 People v. Jacobson In this case,...