Briefs

Gov. Polis Appoints William Moller to 4th Judicial District Court

Gov. Jared Polis on Jan. 14 announced the appointment of William Moller as a district court judge in the 4th Judicial District.

Federal Judge Christine Arguello Updates Practice Standards Effective Dec. 1

U.S. District Judge Christine M. Arguello has updated her practice standards, effective Dec. 1.

Independent Investigation into Colorado Judiciary Ready to Proceed; Two Vendors Awarded Investigation Contracts

The Colorado Judicial Department announced it has entered into contracts with two vendors to investigate allegations of sexual harassment and gender discrimination and claims of an improperly awarded training contract to a former senior administrator.

California Man Charged with Assault and Interference with a Flight Crew

The DOJ charged 20-year-old Brian Hsu of Irvine, California, with interference with a flight crew and assault.

5th Judicial District Chief Judge Charged With Felony Menacing

Mark Thompson stepped away from his position as Chief Judge of the 5th Judicial District after being charged with felony menacing on Saturday, according to the state Judicial Department and Summit County court documents.

Wisconsin Children’s Court Judge Admits Guilt in Child Porn Case

A Wisconsin judge agrees to plead guilty to child porn possession charges and pay a hefty fine to the tune of $250,000
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WilmerHale’s Salazar Heads to Mexico City as U.S. Ambassador

Former WilmerHale partner, Senator and Secretary of the Interior, Ken Salazar will soon be the nation's chief diplomatic representative in Mexico.