418 ABA Journal Colorado articles.
Two rulings about the fate of frozen embryos are raising questions over the rights of egg and sperm donors, the interpretation of unclear contracts and implications in the abortion debate. The U.S. Supreme Court is being asked to consider one of the cases.
Apr 3, 2019 1:15 PM CDTalief Browder to be jailed on Rikers Island for three years for allegedly stealing a backpack—just because his family couldn’t pay $3,000 in bail to get him out—all remain on the books.
Mar 18, 2019 7:05 AM CDT
A former Colorado appeals court judge wasn’t protected by the First Amendment when she used inappropriate racial epithets and revealed case information in emails to her former lover, the Colorado…
Mar 12, 2019 12:07 PM CDT
Women who use humor in some work-related situations may be perceived as disruptive or distracting, according to a study by researchers at the University of Arizona and University of Colorado…
Mar 4, 2019 10:38 AM CST
A federal appeals court has ruled a female-only topless ban in Fort Collins, Colorado, likely violates the equal protection clause.
The 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals at Denver ruled…
Feb 20, 2019 2:20 PM CST
A Colorado appeals court judge has submitted her resignation after a man claiming to be her former lover disclosed her emails with demeaning references.
Judge Laurie Booras announced her Jan.…
Jan 14, 2019 7:00 AM CST
Trustees in the Colorado town of Severance quickly warmed up to a 9-year-old boy who took aim at its snowball ban on Monday.
Town trustees agreed to repeal the century-old…
Dec 5, 2018 12:09 PM CST
Denver’s move is one of the latest examples of programs that have sprouted up around the country, making courts more accessible to homeless people who face lower-level misdemeanor charges.
Nov 1, 2018 2:10 AM CDT
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Jan 9, 2018 1:28 PM CST
Officials at the University of Wyoming College of Law had asked students to be on the lookout for one of its graduates, Matthew Riehl, less than two months before he…
Jan 3, 2018 1:07 PM CST
Under federal law, the decriminalized marijuana industry is in a slightly precarious position. Congress has prevented the Department of Justice from interfering with state-legal medical marijuana, but it left the DOJ free to enforce federal law against state-legal recreational marijuana businesses.
Nov 1, 2017 1:40 AM CDT
A Supreme Court case pits the rights of free speech and free exercise of religion against anti-discrimination law.
Nov 1, 2017 1:30 AM CDT
Early last year, two suicidal patients showed up at a hospital emergency room in Pierre, South Dakota, seeking help. Although the incidents happened weeks apart, both patients ended up in…
Sep 25, 2017 7:00 AM CDT