Week of Nov. 1-7, 2022

Concerns continue to grow for many Colorado district attorneys as car thefts rise across the state, a legal battle has been sparked over who will pay an $8.25 million jury award to a developmentally disabled woman who was sexually assaulted by the former sheriff of Sedgwick County, the ABA’s ethics committee released a formal opinion cautioning lawyers to refrain from including their clients in emails to opposing lawyers and the Colorado Judicial Institute hosted its 20th annual awards dinner Nov. 1 where four state judges were honored. Law Week covered this breaking news and more this week.