Colorado

White-Collar Crime

No-show lawyer at theft sentencing gets another chance to appear on Monday

Business of Law

Steptoe lays off 32, including 14 attorneys, following energy-price drop

Evidence

Uber info helps ID driver suspected in break-in attempt at home of fare he drove to airport

Business of Law

3 IP partners leap from Faegre to WilmerHale; more growth expected in Denver office

Family Law

As a growing number of states enact ‘rehoming’ laws, Facebook reportedly disables adoption page

Tax Law

IRS will refund $25K penalty imposed on medical marijuana business for paying taxes in cash

Trials & Litigation

Colorado lawyer wins $150K libel award against UK Internet troll who criticized his law firm

Business of Law

National labor firm raids Littler and Ogletree, opens new offices in Denver and New York

Evidence

Innocent man jailed 2 months in rape case; DA blames DNA label ‘clerical error’

Trials & Litigation

Meltdown wins juror prospect a nix in Batman movie murders; juror axed in Hernandez case for chatter

Civil Rights

Baker who would not decorate a cake with anti-gay slurs faces civil rights complaint

Death Penalty

Jury selection begins in movie theater massacre trial

Criminal Justice

Homemade explosive detonated near NAACP office in Colorado

Constitutional Law

Jailed 12 days, man proves his mistaken arrest by dropping pants in court; $88K settlement proposed

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