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Hickenlooper Appoints Judicial Nominating Commissioners

Hickenlooper Appoints Judicial Nominating Commissioners

LAW WEEK COLORADO Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced Boards and Commissions appointments to the Supreme Court Nominating Commission, 10th Judicial District Nominating Commission and 14th Judicial District Nominating Commission. The Supreme Court Nominating Commission recommends candidates to serve as judges for the Supreme Court and the Court of Appeals. The chief justice of the Supreme […]

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Judge Appointed to 10th District Court

Judge Appointed to 10th District Court

LAW WEEK COLORADO Gov. John Hickenlooper today appointed Allison Ernst to fill a position on the District Court in the 10th Judicial District (Pueblo County). Ernst will fill a vacancy created by the retirement of Judge David Crockenberg. Ernst is currently an owner and partner at Becker & Ernst where her practice consists primarily of […]

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Candidates Sought for 17th District Vacancy

Candidates Sought for 17th District Vacancy

Following voters’ decision not to retain Judge Jill-Ellyn Straus, the 17 Judicial District Nominating Commission today announced that it is seeking candidates to take her place on the district court bench. The commission will meet Dec. 12 at the Adams County Justice Center to interview and select nominees for appointment by the governor to the […]

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Commission Calls for Candidates for Mesa County Court Vacancy

Commission Calls for Candidates for Mesa County Court Vacancy

LAW WEEK COLORADO As Judge Gretchen Larson has today been appointed district judge, the 21st Judicial District is seeking candidates who will assume her vacant spot on the Mesa County Court. The 21st Judicial District Nominating Commission will meet Dec. 16 at the Mesa County Justice Center to interview and select nominees for appointment by […]

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Governor Appoints Gretchen Larson as New 21st District Judge

Gov. John Hickenlooper appointed Gretchen Larson Wednesday to fill an opening on the 21st Judicial District Court bench. Larson will replace Judge Thomas Deister, who is retiring at the end of the year.

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Three Finalists Up For 10th Judicial District Vacancy

With Judge David Crockenberg set to retire at the end of the year, the 10th Judicial District Nominating picked three finalists Oct. 28 to take his spot on the bench for the jurisdiction encompassing Pueblo County.

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‘Ballot Selfie’ Ban Gains More Attention

A Colorado state senator filed a federal lawsuit today in an attempt to block a law that prohibits voters from showing their completed ballots to others, specifically those who share images of their ballots on social media.

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Finalists Named for 21st Judicial District Vacancy

Finalists Named for 21st Judicial District Vacancy

LAW WEEK COLORADO The field of nominees to fill a 21st Judicial District court vacancy has narrowed to three. The 21st Judicial District Nominating Commission Monday selected Michael Grattan III, Gretchen Larson and David Waite, all of Grand Junction, as finalists for the district court judgeship. The vacancy is occasioned by Judge Thomas Deister’s retirement, […]

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