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Compensation For The Wrongfully Convicted

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The governor of Colorado is expected to sign the Compensation for Persons Wrongly Convicted bill, which would provide financial compensation to some people who are wrongly convicted of crimes in Colorado, according to the Denver Post. More than half of the states in the country already have a law providing some kind of compensation to [...]

Elder Financial Abuse | Denver Financial Exploitation Lawyer

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Financial abuse of elders is on the rise across the Unites States, according to a report by the AARP. With one study indicating elders losing at least $2.9 billion to financial exploitation in 2010,this problem is one that the government is taking seriously. The fact is, financial exploitation of the elderly is probably significantly under-reported, [...]

DUI Accident Leads to Trial | Denver Criminal Defense Lawyer

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The Denver Post reports a vehicular homicide trial involving suspected DUI is ready to go to the jury. The charges are that a woman drove the wrong way on I-25, having had too much to drink, and caused a crash that killed another woman. The state’s case evidently centered on her blood-alcohol level the following [...]

Cyclist Hit Near DU | Denver Hit-And-Run Crash Attorney

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An arrest has been made in the case of a fatal hit-and-run crash near the campus of the University of Denver, according to 9News. The victim was an Iranian graduate student at DU, who was struck by a red or maroon SUV as it drove through a red light at University and Evans, while he [...]

Driver Runs Red Light, Hits Cop | Denver Car Accident Lawyer

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A driver who ran a red light at Tower Rd and Iliff Ave hit a police officer, according to 9News. Witnesses have said that the officer was making a left turn onto Iliff on a green arrow, when the man traveling the opposite direction on Tower ran the red light, hitting the front of the [...]

Two Children Hurt in Car Accident | Denver Car Accident Lawyer

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The Denver Post reports on a car accident on I-25 that resulted in the closure of southbound lanes for over an hour and a half. A semi-truck broadsided a sedan that had lost control; although neither driver was injured, the two children who were riding in the car, one two years old and one 19 [...]

Tragic Skiing Accident | Denver Wrongful Death Lawyer

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The widow of a man killed in an avalanche inside Winter Park ski area is suing the ski area’s owner, according to a report in the Denver Post. The man died on January 22 of this year, after being buried under three feet of snow by an avalanche. By the time he was found at [...]

Development Deal Goes Bad | Colorado Commercial Contract Dispute Lawyer

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RS Holdings, LLC, a development company owned by two Colorado Springs men is facing a lawsuit brought by Northern Lights, LLC which bought a loan from ANB Bank, according to The Gazette. The suit names not only RS Holdings, but the two owners of the company, who personally guaranteed an $8.8 million loan with ANB [...]

Choosing A Nursing Home | Colorado Nursing Home Neglect Lawyer

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The Denver Post is carrying an article that could serve as a very good resource for the numerous families that are beginning the process of looking into nursing home care for an elder loved one. Several good tips are provided for investigating each of the different facilities that you look at before you settle on [...]

Deaths Rise Among Unbuckled Drivers | Denver Auto Accident Lawyer

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In 2011, the number of people in Colorado who died while NOT wearing seat belts in traffic accidents increased for the first time since 2002, according to the Colorado Department of Transportation. Although this number has been declining for about ten years, along with overall traffic fatalities, the number, unfortunately, went back up last year. [...]