IN LOCAL NEWS
The Bureau of Land Management will relocate its headquarters to Grand Junction, Sen. Cory Gardner announced yesterday. Details beyond that are still to come, though.
Hickenlooper’s Campaign sees Lean Times
John Hickenlooper’s presidential campaign finished the fundraising quarter with less than $1 million, putting him at the back of the pack of presidential contenders.
FBI Launches Investigation of Westminster Police Officer
The FBI is investigating the former Westminster police officer who was sentenced to 90 days in jail after being convicted of unlawful sexual contact while on duty.
Lawsuit Could Disrupt Array BioPharma Acquisition
The acquisition of Boulder-based Array BioPharma by Pfizer is up in the air after an Array investor sued the company for allegedly failing to provide shareholders key information surrounding its financial adviser’s assessment of Pfizer’s bid.
The High Bar to Insanity
A man who pointed a rifle at traffic near Breckenridge is using the insanity plea for defense. A criminal attorney said the use of an insanity plea isn’t as frivolous as pop culture makes it seem.
IN NATIONAL NEWS
IP Lawyer Helps Celebrate Moon Landing
An intellectual property lawyer is putting his stamp on history with a photograph used to commemorate the Apollo 11 moon landing (I am so, so sorry for the pun.)(Law.com)
Sandy Hook Plaintiffs Lose Appeal
A Connecticut appellate court sided with the town of Newtown in a lawsuit alleging negligence at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
Conservative Lawyer Group Opposes Trump Comments
A group of conservative lawyers is condemning President Donald Trump’s comments suggesting minority women in Congress “go back” to their home countries.
Trump’s New Immigration Rule
President Trump published a “third-country” rule that would require immigrants passing through a third country before the U.S. to apply for asylum there first. The rule would end asylum applications for migrants appearing at the Southern border who come from anywhere other than Mexico.
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