September 21, 2017

Archives for September 11, 2017

Cory Jackson Appointed to Seventh Judicial District Court

On Friday, September 8, 2017, the Colorado State Judicial Branch announced the governor’s appointment of Cory Jackson to the Seventh Judicial District Court. Jackson will fill a vacancy created by the retirement of Hon. David Westfall, effective immediately.

Currently, Jackson is a county court judge in Ouray County, where he oversees a docket including civil cases, felony complaints, misdemeanors, traffic infractions, civil protection orders and small claims matters. Judge Jackson has also served as a municipal court judge since 2015 for the City of Ouray, the Town of Ridgway, and the Town of Telluride. He was a solo practitioner prior to his appointment to the bench. Judge Jackson received his undergraduate degree from Colorado College and his law degree from the University of Colorado School of Law.

For more information about the appointment, click here.

Colorado Supreme Court: Announcement Sheet, 9/11/2017

On Monday, September 11, 2017, the Colorado Supreme Court issued seven published opinions.

Ravenstar, LLC v. One Ski Hill Place, LLC

People v. Rock

Frazier v. Williams, Colorado Secretary of State

Williams, Colorado Secretary of State v. Libertarian Party of Colorado

People v. Naranjo

Page v. People

People v. Clemens

Summaries of these cases are forthcoming.

Neither State Judicial nor the Colorado Bar Association provides case summaries for unpublished appellate opinions. The case announcement sheet is available here.

Tenth Circuit: Unpublished Opinions, 9/8/2017

On Friday, September 8, 2017, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals issued one published opinion and three unpublished opinions.

Malone v. Board of County Commissioners

Miles v. Conrad

Nash v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

Case summaries are not provided for unpublished opinions. However, some published opinions are summarized and provided by Legal Connection.