Legal Lasso: COGCC Proposes New Safety Regulations

The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission proposed new rules for shutting down oil and gas pipelines in order to prevent future explosions.

Legal Lasso: Juvenile Lifer Law Found Unconstitutional

An Arapahoe County Judge ruled that Colorado's law passed last year regarding life without parole sentences for juvenile offenders is unconstitutional.

The Whole Picture

On a weekend in mid-August, sunflower fields are in bloom. East of Denver, past DIA, between Monaghan and Hudson roads, it’s two miles of...

Legal Lasso: Colorado Ends Long-term Solitary Confinement

The Colorado Department of Corrections announced yesterday that has some changes to its solitary confinement policies — it banned the practice of keeping inmates in state prisons in solitary confinement for longer than 15 days.

Legal Lasso: Civil Rights Issues Around Cigarettes

A proposal to ban smoking on the 16th Street Mall might be a civil rights violation against homeless citizens, according to advocacy groups.

Blockchains, cryptocurrency see rise in patent applications

Despite the open-source nature of blockchain technology, increased interests to navigate the intellectual property of its applications is gaining momentum. Earlier this year, the...

Legal Lasso: Courts Take on Immigration

An immigration judge yesterday ordered the release of Rene Lima-Marin from ICE custody and ordered prosecutors to drop the deportation case against him.

Legal Lasso: The Clean Power Plan Rollback is Official

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Legal Lasso: Alamosa Judge Accused of Rights Violations

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Preparing For Success: MPR Q3

Law Week Colorado and the Legal Marketing Association Rocky Mountain Chapter on Sept. 12 gathered law firm administrators at the University of Denver Sturm...