Supporters say the percentage of immigrants who can’t afford a lawyer for their cases is an affront to due process rights.
Megan Ring replaced Doug Wilson as the State Public Defender on Aug. 1.
The $2.6 million award includes back pay for the seven female professors and attorneys' fees.
A host of new laws take effect August 9, including legal immunity for pet rescuers so long as they follow the rules.
Skiers can be liable for crashes, but insurance usually covers the costs, as in a recent case where a Colorado judge awarded a skier $260,000 after a collision.
The owner of 303 Creative, a graphic design company in Denver, says she shouldn’t have to make websites for gay weddings. Her legal team is using a strategy often employed by liberal-leaning civil rights groups.
Should What Happens In The Jury Room Stay In The Jury Room? The U.S. Supreme Court Considers A Colorado Case
The case of Pena-Rodriguez v. Colorado calls into question the legal premise that juror secrecy is more important than racial bias.
At lawmakers' request, a diverse group recommends when cameras should be turned on and off, and when the public should know about a recording.