Tag:pro se

A Roundup of the 2022 ABA Ethics Opinions Released So Far

Law Week Colorado rounded up all the ABA formal ethics opinions released so far this year, providing a short summary of each.

Colorado Supreme Court to Hold Hearing on Licensed Legal Paraprofessionals Program

The program hopes to increase access to justice in family law cases where 73% of Colorado litigants are self-represented.

Court Opinions: Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions for May 26

The Colorado Court of Appeals published four opinions on May 26, including if a private school has tort duties to investigate and punish claims of sexual misconduct by students.

Family Law and Self Representation is a Window to Access to Justice Issues and New Business Markets

Looking at self representation in family law is a way to better understand the civil justice system, access to justice and new markets.

Pro Bono Clinics Help Fill Legal Gaps in Rural Colorado

Pro bono legal clinics can help fill in access to justice gaps in rural Colorado for self-representing litigants.

Court Opinions: Colorado Supreme Court Opinions for Sept. 13

The Colorado Supreme Court ruled on notable cases including People v. Tafoya, McDonald v. People and Harvey v. Catholic Health Initiatives.

Colorado Supreme Court to Hear Convicted Murderer’s Case for Recovering Seized Property

The Colorado Supreme Court on Aug. 16 agreed it will hear a case from pro se appellant James Woo, who alleges the Colorado Governmental Immunity Act violates his due process rights by barring his attempt to recover property seized during his arrest.