Tag:Colorado Department of Corrections

Court Opinions: 10th Circuit Court of Appeals Opinion for Aug. 25

The 10th Circuit reversed a district court decision in a case concerning disability discrimination in prison employment.

Protective Custody Conditions at Colorado Prison Need Improvement, DU Clinic Finds

A two-year investigation by law students looking into the conditions of a Colorado prison’s protective custody unit wrapped up.

Court Opinions: Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions for July 28

The Colorado Court of Appeals ruled on seven cases for the week of July 28, including issuing a ruling in People v. Lancaster.

Court Opinions: 10th Circuit Court of Appeals Opinion from June 28

The 10th Circuit upheld a district court's decision regarding summary judgement granted to CDOC employees and others.

Inmates Allege Colorado is Violating Anti-Slavery Amendment

Colorado inmates on Tuesday filed a class-action lawsuit alleging the state violated a constitutional ban on forced prison labor.

Supreme Court: Polis Can’t Be Removed from Transgender Inmate Case

The Colorado Supreme Court ruled last week that the governor may be named as a party in a case involving the rights of imprisoned transgender women.

Court Opinions- Feb 08, 2021

People v. Garcia Michael Garcia was convicted of violating a protection order after he didn’t leave the apartment he shared with his girlfriend, in apparent...

Supreme Court Rules that Polis Can’t be Removed from Transgender Inmate Case

The Colorado Supreme Court ruled last week that the governor may be named as a party in a case involving the rights of imprisoned...