In the latest episode of Law Week’s Hearsay podcast, we take a look at a new program offered by the state judicial department to get students thinking about the legal system in a practical way.
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Denver Police Find ‘Brick’ of Fentanyl
The U.S. Attorney’s Office is taking on an investigation surrounding a brick of fentanyl found in Denver. It has never before been found in that form in the city.
Prop DD Passes
As of yesterday morning, the jury (so to speak) was still out on Prop DD. Later in the day, the votes went in favor of its passage.
Lawyer Joins Women’s Hall of Fame
This year’s inductees to the Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame includes Velveta Howell, one of the first black women to graduate from CU Law School and who later went on to help establish the Colorado Office of Health Disparities.
Tri-State Facing Complaints
Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association is facing complaints with state regulators from its members saying that Tri-State won’t name the amount of money it would take to get out of their contracts. (Denver Post)
The State of Health Care Reform
Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser recently gave the keynote speech at a “State of Health Care Reform” event where he discussed health policy, health care in the courts, and how he’ll fight for the ACA.
SCOTUS to Review DACA Decision
The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments this month in a challenge to the Trump administration’s decision to end the DACA program.
Giuliani Lawyers Up
Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, said he’s obtained new legal representation as part of the House impeachment inquiry.
Jeff Sessions Wants his Seat Back
Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions is expected to announce today that he will run to reclaim his U.S. Senate seat.
LGBTQ Groups Reject Mandatory Arbitration
A group of 14 LGBTQ affinity groups from top law schools, including Harvard, Stanford, and Yale, will no longer accept funds from law firms that require employees to sign arbitration agreements.
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