Tag:Justice Carlos Samour

Court Opinions: Colorado Supreme Court Opinions for Nov. 8

The Colorado Supreme Court ruled on two restitution-related cases on Monday, including People v. Weeks and People v. Roddy.

Supreme Court Hears Arguments on Legislative Redistricting Maps

Critics say the Colorado Supreme Court should reject an independent commission’s state Senate district map because it splits up the cities of Lakewood and Greeley and groups parts of Jefferson County with more rural counties.

Colorado Supreme Court Considers Doing Away with “Things Done”

The justices of the Colorado Supreme Court returned, wearing masks, to the courtroom at the Ralph L. Carr Colorado Judicial Center on Sept. 14 for their first in-person oral arguments in more than a year. One of the cases they heard, Rojas v. People, raises the question of whether Colorado should abolish the res gestae doctrine.

Court Opinions- Nov 30, 2020

United Water & Sanitation District v. Burlington Ditch Reservoir & Land Co. Since 2013, special water district United Water and Sanitation District has sought to...

Supreme Court Justice Carlos Samour Shares Tips for Trial Attorneys

Colorado Supreme Court Justice Carlos Samour on Nov. 19 shared his advice on professionalism in the courtroom during a CLE presented by the Colorado...

‘Behind the Curtain:’ Inner Workings of the Colorado Supreme Court

As Colorado’s court of last resort, its opinions become the final say on questions of law — but how do the opinions come into...

Armstrong Teasdale Adds One

Armstrong Teasdale announced Thursday that associate Carla Baumel joined the intellectual property practice in Denver.  Baumel focuses on patent litigation and counseling. She has represented...

Colorado Sets Precedent With Jury Trial Suspension

In mid-March Chief Justice Nathan Coats suspended jury calls, with the exception of criminal trials coming up on statutory speedy trial deadlines. But the...