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Legal Lasso: Running Out Of Snow Euphemisms Edition

While the snow is setting records this month, we’re getting dangerously low on snow puns for Lasso titles.

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Legal Lasso: Snowed In Edition

Editor’s Note: Stay on top of this news story and others by liking Law Week Colorado on Facebook! COMPILED BY LAW WEEK COLORADO’S NEWS STAFF IN LOCAL NEWS: OIL AND GAS TASK FORCE WAS GOOD FOR BUYING TIME, MAYBE NOT SOLVING PROBLEMS THAT’S A PRETTY GOOD AMOUNT OF SNOW OUTSIDE BOULDER CONSIDERS HEIGHT LIMIT FOR […]

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A Story About Life

Colorado’s Fremont Correctional Facility anchors the East Canon complex, a six-prison sprawl nestled in the dusty shadow of the Rockies in Cañon City. Beyond the high razor-wire fences, the prison sits under a wide, empty sky, and the mountains stand close enough to reveal craggy wrinkles and the hems of their snowcaps. Jeff Johnson lives here.

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Legal Lasso: Another Dose Of Winter Edition

Editor’s Note: Stay on top of this news story and others by liking Law Week Colorado on Facebook! COMPILED BY LAW WEEK COLORADO’S NEWS STAFF IN LOCAL NEWS: OIL AND GAS TASK FORCE COMES TO NINE CONCLUSIONS ANTI-FRACKING GROUPS ASK FOR A STATEWIDE BAN DRONE BILL HITS TURBULENCE IN COMMITTEE FORMER BOULDER POLICE CHIEF OPENS […]

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February Court Opinions

Compiled by Law Week’s news staff Editor’s note: The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals issued 11 opinions last week. Below are opinions for the two cases originating in U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado – Denver. Summaries are pulled directly from court opinions and edited for clarity and space. TENTH CIRCUIT COURT OF […]

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Public Defender Bill Defeated In Committee

By Hannah Garcia, LAW WEEK COLORADO While attempting to shed light on state criminal defense agencies, two state lawmakers ultimately uncovered a complicated balance of open-records requirements between public defenders and prosecutors in Colorado. House Bill 1101 was defeated in the House Judiciary Committee on Feb. 12 along a 7-6 partisan divide with Democrats arguing the […]

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Legal Lasso: Pot’s “not worth it”

Editor’s Note: Stay on top of this news story and others by liking Law Week Colorado on Facebook! COMPILED BY LAW WEEK COLORADO’S NEWS STAFF IN LOCAL NEWS: POT “ISN’T WORTH IT,” ACCORDING TO CYNTHIA COFFMAN LANCE ARMSTRONG PLEADS GUILTY, PROBABLY REGRETS RECENT TRIP TO COLORADO ADAMS COUNTY JUDGE SHUTS DOWN AURORA RESORT DAZBOG COFFEE […]

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Vaccine Court A Lesser-Known Corner of PI Litigation

By Doug Chartier, LAW WEEK COLORADO As the nation grapples with alarmingly low immunization rates, vaccine-related injuries are litigated in a niche court system with which even many trial lawyers are unfamiliar. While only a tiny fraction of the immunized population suffers serious adverse reactions that are traceable to vaccines, such injuries nonetheless occur. Documented injuries […]

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