Restorative Justice: ADR In Criminal Justice

By Hannah Garcia, LAW WEEK COLORADO With an ongoing nationwide discussion about the growing torrent of inmates in overcrowded prisons, Colorado is expanding a program meant...

Denver Joins As Amicus In 5th Circuit Immigration Case

Denver is one of 73 cities and counties jointly filing an amicus brief in Texas v. United States, a legal challenge in the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals involving President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration policies.

Justice Reform Goes To National Level

By Tony Flesor, LAW WEEK COLORADO The Institute for the Advancement of the American Legal System and The American College of Trial Lawyers Taskforce on Discovery...

Historic Verdict Delivered In Children’s Hospital Case

By Doug Chartier, LAW WEEK COLORADO Establishing causation in a medical malpractice case is seldom a simple task. Nor was it simple in obtaining the largest...

Judgeship Vacancy Opens In 18th Judicial District

With the retirement of Judge J. Mark Hannen, a district judgeship opens up in the 18th Judicial District, effective July 1.

Appellate Judge Set To Retire This Summer

A spot opened up on the Colorado Court of Appeals bench with the announcement of Judge James Casebolt's retirement effective July 1.

New Judgeship Created In 12th District

After the legislature created a new judgeship with House Bill 1034, signed by Gov. John Hickenlooper on March 20, the Twelfth Judicial District Nominating Commission will meet at the Alamosa Combined Court on May 18 to interview and select nominees for gubernatorial appointment to the new position, effective July 1.

Denver District Court Judge Finalists Announced

Three nominees for a Denver County court judge position were announced Friday.

Colorado AG Responds To Pot Lawsuit

LAW WEEK COLORADO Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman met today's deadline to respond to a pot lawsuit filed in the U.S. Supreme Court by the...

Published State Court Opinions

Compiled by Hannah Garcia, LAW WEEK COLORADO Editor’s note: Summaries are pulled directly from court opinions and edited for clarity and space. COLORADO SUPREME COURT March 16 opinions: People...