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Court Opinions: Presiding Disciplinary Judge Opinions for August 2021

In August 2021 the Colorado Supreme Court – Office of the Presiding Disciplinary Judge issued opinions in two attorney regulation cases.

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions for Aug. 19

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions on four cases for the week of August 19, 2021
The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals building in Denver, also known as the Byron White building.

10th Circuit Rules Against Debt Collector for Making Unauthorized Call

The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals sided with a Colorado woman who alleged fair debt collection violations against a collection agency
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Colorado Supreme Court to Hear Convicted Murderer’s Case for Recovering Seized Property

The Colorado Supreme Court on Aug. 16 agreed it will hear a case from pro se appellant James Woo, who alleges the Colorado Governmental Immunity Act violates his due process rights by barring his attempt to recover property seized during his arrest.

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions for Aug. 12

The Colorado Court of Appeals issued opinions in People v. Brothers, People v. Michael Thomas Jean Wright and others.
Alfred A. Arraj U.S. Courthouse.

Magistrate Judge Neureiter Sanctions Colorado Lawyers for Frivolous Election Challenge

Two Colorado lawyers sanctioned for their involvement in lawsuits regarding the 2020 Presidential Election
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10th Circuit Revives Prisoners’ Religious Rights Cases

The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals recently allowed two cases alleging violations of prisoners’ religious rights to proceed.
U.S. Courthouse in Washington, D.C.

Appellate Roundup: Federal Appeals Courts Decisions Address Abortion, Women’s Hockey Team’s Demise, U.S. Citizen...

Another round of decisions made by Federal Appeals Courts affect abortion, discrimination and how a U.S. citizen was treated by in Iran.

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions for Aug. 5

The Colorado Court of Appeals issued opinions in Walker v. Women’s Professional Rodeo Association, People v. Curtis and People v. Stone.
John Joseph Moakley U.S. Courthouse

Appellate Roundup: Recent Decisions by Federal Appeals Courts Address Abortion, Public Nudity, State Ban...

This roundup of some significant recent decisions from appeals courts around the nation highlights opinions on issues that may have national importance.