Colorado Supreme Court News

Colorado justices uphold smoking ban in live theaters

By Kathy Woods | Dec 27, 2009

BOULDER, Colo. (Legal Newsline)-The Colorado Supreme Court, in a 6-1 ruling, has upheld a state ban on smoking in live theaters.

O'Connor leads push against judicial elections

By Chris Rizo | Dec 11, 2009

Sandra Day O'Connor DENVER (Legal Newsline)- Former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor is leading the push against the election of judges, saying the process taints jurists who depend on political contributions to keep their places on the bench.

Colorado SC to consider campaign finance law

By Kathy Woods | Aug 30, 2009

DENVER Colo. (Legal Newsline)-The Colorado Supreme Court has agreed to review the case of the constitutionality of a campaign finance law.

Eid exits Colorado AG race

By Chris Rizo | Jan 27, 2009

Troy Eid (R) DENVER (Legal Newsline)-Former Colorado U.S. Attorney Troy Eid said Monday he will not run for state attorney general after incumbent John Suthers announced he planned to seek reelection in 2010.

Colorado justices overturn ban on chemical mining

By Chris Rizo | Jan 13, 2009

DENVER (Legal Newsline)- A county-wide ban on heap leach cyanide mining has been overturned by the Colorado Supreme Court.

U.S. Atty considers run for Colo. attorney general

By Chris Rizo | Jan 9, 2009

Troy Eid (R) DENVER (Legal Newsline)-Colorado U.S. Attorney Troy Eid says he plans to resign his post and run for state attorney general in 2010.

Woman sues Texaco over non-winning lottery tickets

By Chris Rizo | Jul 15, 2008

DENVER - A Colorado Springs, Colo. woman who bought scratch ticket that had no chance of winning the top prize is suing the owner of the gas station where she bought the tickets in 1998.

AG to ask grand jury to probe conservation tax credit abuses

By Chris Rizo | Jun 18, 2008

John Suthers DENVER, Colo. (Legal Newsline)-Colorado Attorney General John Suthers will ask a standing grand jury to look into suspected abuses of the state's conservation tax credit program, a spokesman said.

Colorado SC investigates Denver tax attorney

By Chris Rizo | Jun 18, 2008

Rodney Atherton DENVER, Colo. (Legal Newsline)-The Colorado Supreme Court has begun an ethics investigation into a tax attorney whose firm represents the Colorado Republican Party.

Suthers urged not to represent ethics panel

By Chris Rizo | May 20, 2008

John Suthers DENVER, Colo. (Legal Newsline)--A Colorado watchdog group Tuesday called on state Attorney General John Suthers not to serve as legal counsel to the state's new Independent Ethics Commission.

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