Tag:10th Circuit Court of Appeals

10th Circuit Court of Appeals Oral Argument Previews Nov. 15-18

The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals has a full oral argument schedule from Nov. 15-18. Here are a few Colorado cases we're keeping an eye on.

Treasure Hunt Ends in the 10th Circuit

More than three years after an ill-fated day of treasure hunting, the 10th Circuit upheld a man’s conviction for disorderly conduct.

SCOTUS Grants Cert to Colorado Case on Court of Indian Offenses and Fifth Amendment

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear a Colorado case over the Fifth Amendment, the Court of Indian Offenses and federal courts.

Trade Secret Loophole in 1992 Led to Nearly a Decade of Legal Woes

In the early 1990s, copyright laws didn’t accommodate computer software protections. A gap in case law left Gates Rubber Co. in a challenging legal position for more than six years.

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

Bump Stocks Case Seeks SCOTUS Clarity, Brings Sights in on Chevron Deference

Raising questions about a long-standing legal principle, a cert sent to SCOTUS hopes to clarify if bump stocks are legal — and if agency experience can be forcefully deferred by courts.

Web Designer Loses First Amendment Challenge Over Same-Sex Wedding Sites

A Denver-area web designer lost her challenge to Colorado’s anti-discrimination law earlier this week when the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals concluded she could be forced to provide services for same-sex weddings or couples despite her religious objections.

10th Circuit Oral Arguments focus on COVID Prisoner Relief, Police Search

On August 3, the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals will hold oral arguments — with some cases focusing on compassionate release of prisoners as a result of COVID-19.