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Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions for Aug. 18

The Colorado Court of Appeals unanimously affirmed and remanded a case involving civil actions against a peace officer and their employer.

Trial Starts Against Denver Police Over Use of Force in 2020 Protests

A lawsuit against the Denver Police Department for use of force during the George Floyd protests had its first day at trial on Monday.

Court Opinions: Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions for Sept. 9

The Colorado Court of Appeals issued opinions in Cummings v. Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office, People v. Vanderpauye and People v. Draper on Sept. 9.

10th Circuit Breaks From Other Circuits on Qualified Immunity

A change to state law last year removed qualified immunity as a possible defense in civil cases brought against police officers. However, the 10th...