Courts

Court Opinions: Presiding Disciplinary Judge Opinion for April 23

The PDJ publicly censured an attorney after he was found guilty of criminally negligent homicide in 2023.

Court Opinions: Colorado Supreme Court Opinions for April 22

The Colorado Supreme Court determined the state’s five-year limitation period doesn’t apply to reciprocal disciplinary proceedings.

Court Opinions: Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions for April 18

The Colorado Court of Appeals released four opinions on April 18, including an opinion that addressed subject matter jurisdiction in trial courts.

Court Opinions: US Supreme Court Opinions for April 17

The U.S. Supreme Court vacated a judgment in a Title VII case, finding when courts demand proof of “significant” harm, it adds words to the statute.

Court Opinions: US Supreme Court Opinions for April 16

The U.S. Supreme Court reversed and remanded a case involving the Montgomery GI Bill Act of 1984 and the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008.

Court Opinions: Presiding Disciplinary Judge Opinions for April 9, 11

Colorado’s presiding disciplinary judge suspended an attorney after he was unable to produce a ledger reflecting his handling of a client’s funds.

Court Opinion: Colorado Supreme Court Opinion for April 15

The state Supreme Court found a jury should’ve been allowed to consider an initial refusal for a blood test and a later recantation in a DUI trial.

Court Opinions: US Supreme Court Opinions for April 12

The U.S. Supreme Court published three opinions April 12, including an opinion in a case involving the takings clause.

Court Opinions: Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions for April 11

The Colorado Court of Appeals released three opinions on April 4, including a case involving former President Donald Trump.

Court Opinions: Colorado Supreme Court Opinions for April 8

The Colorado Supreme Court reversed lower court judgments in two cases. One was a first-degree murder case and dealt with Miranda rights.