Court Opinions: Colorado Supreme Court Opinions for May 15

The Colorado Supreme Court made multiple rulings this week including related to a censure of a former judge, a murder case and COVID-19.

Final Rule Issued for Home Confinement Under CARES Act

The DOJ issued a final rule giving the director of the Bureau of Prisons discretion to keep individuals in home confinement after the COVID-19 emergency ends.

Court Opinions: 10th Circuit Court of Appeals Opinion from Nov. 3

In Hakeem v. Kansas Department of Human Services, a 10th Circuit panel out of Kansas City, Kansas, affirmed a lower court's dismissal of a CARES Act complaint.

Pandemic Has Spotlighted Inequities for Working Women

Why has COVID-19’s economic damage disproportionately harmed women of color? And what role does childcare play in an equitable reopening of the economy? Several...

July Bar Examinees Question Bar Necessity, Face ‘Impossible Choice’

One of the biggest days of any attorney’s life is the day they take the bar exam. But after this year’s test was disrupted...

Help Wanted: Lawyers Needed to Ward Off Eviction Wave

An eviction crisis is brewing in Colorado, and local organizations hope lawyers will volunteer to help tenants and small businesses weather the storm. Headlines have...

A Painful Cut to Legal Aid Funding

The economic damage of the COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in an untimely cut to state grant funding of civil legal aid for domestic violence...

An Option for Employers Looking to Maintain their Workforce

On May 3, the Department of Labor issued new guidance regarding short-time compensation programs, commonly known as “work-sharing” programs in many states under the...