Long-Fought Legal Battle Over Damages from ICE Hold Ends

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office and a detainee have ended their long legal battle over damages from a four month ICE hold.

Immigration Detainees Get Major Federal Court Victory in Lawsuit Against GEO Group

A federal judge ruled a long-running lawsuit against the GEO Group running the ICE detention facility in Aurora should go to jury trial.

Court Opinions: Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions for Sept. 15

The Colorado Court of Appeals unanimously affirmed and remanded a case involving the denial of a detainee’s release after posting bond.

Colorado Court of Appeals Revives Teller County ICE Suit, Nash v. Mikesell

The district court will now consider the case’s merits on the county sheriff’s obligations to enforce conflicting federal and state laws.

Court Opinions: Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions for Dec. 16

The Colorado Court of Appeals issued its opinions on five cases including Nash v. Mikesell and Stackpool v. Motor Vehicle Division.

Governor Signs Immigration Detention Defense Fund into Law

Last week, Gov. Jared Polis signed HB 21-1194 into law, giving the final OK to create Colorado's new immigration legal defense fund.

ICE Operation Arrests 2,000 with Focus on Criminal History, Medical Care

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested more than 2,000 people between July and August in a nationwide effort to detain undocumented immigrants with prior...

Mayor, Immigrant Stakeholders Talk Future of Legal Defense Fund

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock on Aug. 25 met with representatives from the Denver Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs and clients and awardees of...