Legal Lasso: The Dr. Chaps Show Edition

by Hannah Garcia

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Today’s the day, Law Week readers! Colorado enters the judicial Thunderdome to defend marijuana legalization.

IN LOCAL NEWS:

NO MURDER CHARGES IN LONGMONT FETUS REMOVAL CASE, and the possible legal reasons.

ON A RELATED NOTE, KLINGENSCHMITT INSPIRES BIPARTISANSHIP. Probably not in the way you hoped.

IF THIS, THEN THAT? Colorado pot arrests are down by 95 percent after legalization.

BILL ON BIRTH CERTIFICATES WOULD CLEAR HURDLES FOR TRANSGENDER RESIDENTS

SO, NO BIG DEAL, BUT… we’re violating an international treaty.

A CASE STUDY ON THE WRONG WAY TO ROB A BANK. For the record, we believe all bank-robbing methods are wrong.

HOW CASE LAW COULD STOP CSU’S STADIUM

REP. KAGAN SHELVES JUVENILE LIFE BILL

IN NATIONAL NEWS:

GERMANWINGS CO-PILOT STILL AN ENIGMA. Prosecutors say he might have been hiding an illness.

PREVIEW OF PATENT MISUSE CASE ON SCOTUS’s DOCKET

HARRY REID’S FINAL YEAR

‘VOTE-A-RAMA’ ENDS WITH SENATE PASSING BUDGET

GRAMMAR WATCH: JUSTICE KAGAN’S ‘WAY’

YELP, AND THE SLIPPERY SLOPE OF DEFAMATION LITIGATION

INDIANA’S “RELIGIOUS FREEDOM” BILL MEETS WIDESPREAD PUBLIC CONTENTION

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