Colorado

Legislation & Lobbying

Despite 2014 law, those who can’t pay court fines are still jailed: So Colorado lawmaker tries again

Law in Popular Culture

After success of OJ Simpson series, competitors focus on JonBenet Ramsey and Menendez brothers

Labor & Employment

Suit by laid-off lawyers says Reilly Pozner jettisoned 17 at law firm to avoid sharing $391M verdict

National Pulse

Drought sheds light on the California’s water law deficiencies

Criminal Justice

Suspect and lawman dead in gun battle sparked when sheriff’s officers tried to serve eviction notice

Trials & Litigation

Daughter of slain Aspen socialite sues spouse of convicted murderer

Banking Law

Judge dismisses lawsuit seeking federal approval for credit union serving marijuana businesses

Trials & Litigation

Colorado man’s rape conviction vacated after 29 years in prison

Constitutional Law

Judge tosses felony case against pair who handed out jury nullification leaflets near courthouse

Criminal Justice

Planned Parenthood shooting suspect makes his first court appearance via video

Consumer Law

Top state court says litigation funding is subject to consumer lending law

Government Law

Colorado governor asks court to bar state AG from suing feds without his permission

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer charged in marijuana operation case says state and federal laws ban prosecution

Constitutional Law

Intersex navy veteran sues over US passport denial

Products Liability

Woman survives accident after 6 days trapped in car, gets recall notice and sues GM

Product Liability

Pot grower violated implied warranty of merchantability by using unapproved pesticide, suit alleges

Criminal Justice

Man convicted of robbing, raping and murdering lawyer in her office gets life term

Civil Rights

DA should have charged deputy in court assault on inmate, judge says, but it’s too late to do so now

Constitutional Law

Judge to DA: Explain why deputy wasn’t prosecuted over courtroom use of force on chained inmate

Criminal Justice

Shooter James Holmes gets 12 life terms plus 3,318 years in Batman movie massacre