Judge Appointed in Montrose County

Gov. John Hickenlooper today appointed Kurt Beckenhauer as a judge on the Montrose County Court. His appointment is effective Sept. 1. Beckenhauer was most recently...

Judge Appointed to Court of Appeals

Gov. John Hickenlooper today appointed Lino Lipinsky de Orlov as a judge on the Colorado Court of Appeals. Lipinsky de Orlov is currently a partner...

10th Circuit Court of Appeals Opinions for August 27

U.S. v. Miles Aug. 29Giavanni Miles pleaded guilty to two counts of theft of firearms. He was sentenced to serve two concurrent 70-month terms in...

Judge Blocks Online Posting of 3D Gun Data

The latest judicial decision in a case involving blueprints to make plastic guns using a 3D printer has added another layer to an already...

Arbitrability of an Arbitration Agreement

This post has been updated to reflect current comments from plaintiffs' attorney Mari Newman. A lawsuit filed to challenge the employment classification of exotic dancers...
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Hickenlooper Grants Clemency to 26 Individuals

Gov. John Hickenlooper announced last Thursday that he granted clemency to 26 individuals who he said, “have served their sentences and are currently contributing...

Media Lawyer Will Petition SCOTUS to Hear Records Case

Longtime Colorado media lawyer Steve Zansberg, who has represented national news organizations in cases connected to the Aurora theater shooting, the Oklahoma City bombing...

District Court Judge Blocks 3D Gun Blueprints

Judge Robert Lasnik granted a motion for preliminary injunction brought by 19 states including Colorado

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions for August 23

People v. LopezVictor Lopez admitted to stealing a gun from his neighbor. The gun was in the victim’s bathroom, where Lopez found it. While...

Masterpiece Cakeshop Takes Another Bite

Masterpiece Cakeshop owner Jack Phillips renewed his legal battle with the Colorado Civil Rights Commission when he filed an Aug. 14 complaint in federal...