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Archives for October 5, 2011

Colorado State Courts Closed Monday in Observance of Columbus Day

Courts in Colorado will be closed on Monday in observance of the Columbus Day holiday.

Business as usual will resume on Tuesday, October 11, 2011. Click here for a full list of court closures for 2011.

United States District Court for Colorado Proposes Changes to Local Rules

On October 3, 2011, the United States District Court for the District of Colorado announced many proposed amendments to its Local Rules and seeks public comment.

Changes are being proposed to the following rules:

List of Proposed Local Rule Changes for 2011

Revised Appendix A

New Appendix F.3

New Appendix F.4

All changes to the Local Rules will become effective on December 1, 2011.

The proposed rule changes can also be found on the Court’s website or obtained in hard copy at the office of the Clerk of the Court at the Alfred A. Arraj U.S. Courthouse located at 901 19th Street, Denver, Colorado.

Comments may be submitted via email to or in hard copy addressed to the Clerk of the Court, United States District Court, Attn: Edward Butler, Legal Officer, Alfred A. Arraj U.S. Courthouse, 901 19th Street, Denver, Colorado 80294. When commenting, the Court requests you to identify your comment with the specific rule or rules to which the comment pertains. All comments must be received no later than Friday, October 28, 2011.

The Local Rules that are currently in effect through December 1, 2011 can be found here. The appendices to current Local Rules can be found here.

Tenth Circuit: Unpublished Opinions, 10/4/11

On Tuesday, October 4, 2011, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals issued no published opinions and four unpublished opinions.


Blazier v. Larson

Schnebelen v. Porter

Alexander v. Foegen

United States v. Wilson

No case summaries are available for unpublished opinions.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

Colorado Supreme Court: Week of October 2, 2011 (No Opinions)

The Colorado Supreme Court issued no opinions for the week of October 2, 2011.