Colorado

Criminal Justice

Parents of man charged with slaying 12 at Batman movie premiere plead for life-sentence plea bargain

Trials & Litigation

Former in-house patent lawyer admits $5M billing scheme, will reimburse Hunter Douglas

Civil Rights

Denver to pay $5K to $52K to settle mistaken-arrest cases blamed on ‘recklessly sloppy police work’

Trials & Litigation

Defense asks judge to require prosecution to try all 54 charges against immigration lawyer

Criminal Justice

Man accused of pointing banana at sheriff’s deputies faces felony menacing case

Labor & Employment

Hospital chain says job applicants who test positive for ‘tobacco use’ won’t be hired

Trials & Litigation

Jury awards record $4.65M in death of homeless street preacher restrained by sheriff’s deputies

Tort Law

Suit targets websites that sold ammunition and tear gas to theater shooting suspect

Trials & Litigation

Imprisoned for plotting to kill federal judge, law grad wants to play the violin in supermax

Labor & Employment

Worker fired for medical marijuana use takes his case to Colorado Supreme Court

Government Law

Small town sues all 61 voters over election issues, asks judge to order defendants into court

Criminal Justice

Colorado lawyer is accused of false kidnapping report

Court Security

See the video: Inmate slammed into window frame during court hearing files $5M civil rights lawsuit

Trials & Litigation

State AG sues 2 foreclosure law firms; one agrees to pay $10M and sell or close down

Law Students

Stress may be killing law students’ brain cells, law prof says

Celebrities

Suit filed over plan to block public trails on 66-acre grounds of planned new Oprah Winfrey home

Judiciary

Court garage sale, case delays and long lines are result of California cost cuts

Trials & Litigation

Judge says defense can’t videotape jury selection in Colo. movie theater shooting case

Legislation & Lobbying

Despite legalization, black-market marijuana activities continue in Colorado

Legal Ethics

Colorado lawyers may advise pot businesses, new ethics comment says