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Archives for June 16, 2011

DORA Office of Outfitters Amends Rules Regarding the Regulation of Outfitters

The Department of Regulatory Agencies’ Office of Outfitters has amended rules regarding the licensing and regulation of Outfitters. Outfitters are individuals soliciting and providing, for compensation, outfitting services for the purpose of hunting or fishing on land that such individuals do not own; such services include providing:

  • transportation of individuals and supplies;
  • facilities like tents and cabins; and
  • camp gear and food.

Additionally, Outfitters’ services include guiding, leading, protecting, supervising, instructing, or training persons in the take of wildlife.

The revised rules reflect an effort to “determine if each rule promotes a balanced and sensible approach to regulation that protects the public interest while supporting economic growth for the regulation of Outfitters.” The review and amendment of the rules was conducted to ensure that each rule is still applicable given Governor Hickenlooper’s initiative of effective, efficient, and elegant government.

The complete text of the proposed rules changes can be found here.

A hearing on the amended rules will be held on Tuesday, July 26, 2011, at Hotel Colorado, 526 Pine Street, Glenwood Springs, Colorado 81602, beginning at 10:00 am.

Further information about the rules and hearing can be found here.

Department of Revenue Amends Rule Regarding Colorado Lottery’s “Raffle Draw #3”

The Department of Revenue has amended a rule regarding the Colorado Lottery Jackpot Game “Raffle Draw #3.” The revised rule, Rule 10.H, will provide the general rules and requirements for the Colorado Lottery Jackpot game known as Raffle Draw #3, such as the sale of tickets, method of selecting winning numbers, payment of prizes, and allocation of revenues.

The full release concerning the proposed rule and statutory authority can be found here.

A hearing on the amended rule will be held on Wednesday, August 10, 2011, at 212 W. 3rd Street, Suite 210, Pueblo, Colorado 81003, beginning at 8:00 am.

Further information about rule and hearing can be found here.

Finalists Selected to Fill Judgeship in Pueblo County Court

The Tenth Judicial District Nominating Commission has nominated three candidates for a Pueblo County court judgeship created by the retirement of the Honorable Kathleen K. Hearn, effective July 1, 2011.

The nominees for the bench are William Alexander, Valerie Haynes, and Margaret Vellar. All candidates are from Pueblo and were selected by the Commission on June 14.

Under the Colorado Constitution, Governor Hickenlooper until June 30 to appoint one of the nominees as county court judge for Pueblo County.

Comments regarding any of the nominees can be emailed to the Governor’s office.

Colorado Court of Appeals: Week of June 12, 2011 (No Published Opinions)

The Colorado Court of Appeals issued no published opinions and forty-two unpublished opinions for the week of June 12, 2011.

Neither State Judicial nor the Colorado Bar Association provides case summaries for unpublished appellate opinions. Case announcements are available here.


Tenth Circuit: Unpublished Opinions, 6/15/11

On Wednesday, June 15, 2011, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals issued no published opinions and seven unpublished opinions.


United States v. Akers

Trant v. State of Oklahoma

DeMillard v. Municipality of Denver

United States v. Majors

Gutierrez v. King

United States v. Holly

Sampson v. Vaughn

No case summaries are available for unpublished opinions. However, published opinions are summarized and provided by Legal Connection.