Tag:jury trial

Court Opinions: Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions for July 21

The Colorado Court of Appeals unanimously affirmed a lower court’s ruling involving the Colorado Governmental Immunity Act.

Supreme Court Finds Latino Juror Improperly Dismissed Due to Race in Rape, Shooting Case

The Colorado Supreme Court on Feb. 14 concluded a trial court should not have dismissed a Latino juror in a 2015 rape and shooting case.

Outstanding Legal Professionals 2022: Jared Drotzmann

Wheeler Trigg O'Donnell paralegal Jared Drotzmann explains how sports, farm life and a Julia Roberts movie prepared him for the courtroom.

Supreme Court Overturns Kidnapping Conviction

The Colorado Supreme Court on Monday reversed a defendant's kidnapping conviction because of a poorly worded jury instruction.

Court Opinions: Colorado Supreme Court Opinions for Jan. 10

The Colorado Supreme Court issued four opinions in criminal cases on Monday, including one involving the state's "make my day" statute.

Jury Sides with Sherman & Howard Client in Employment Discrimination Case

Two Sherman & Howard attorneys successfully defended a client against discrimination and retaliation claims in a jury trial last month.

Messner Reeves Partner Wins Malpractice ‘Marathon’

Messner Reeves partner Katherine Otto recently won three jury trials in the span of a month. In all three cases, she defended health care clients against allegations of professional malpractice.

Colorado Supreme Court Hears Arguments in Criminal Cases

The Colorado Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Monday in four cases, including one about whether a dead man must pay restitution.