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Archives for October 27, 2011

District Court Judge Brian Boatright Appointed to the Colorado Supreme Court

Today, October 27, 2011, Governor John Hickenlooper announced his appointment of First Judicial District Court Judge Brian Boatright as the newest Colorado Supreme Court Justice.

Judge Boatright will replace Justice Alex J. Martinez who is retiring on October 31 after fourteen years on the bench.

Boatright, 49, is the 102nd person in the state’s history to be appointed to the Colorado Supreme Court.

He has been a District Court Judge in the First Judicial District, which serves Jefferson and Gilpin counties, since 1999. Boatright has dedicated much of his time on the bench presiding over juvenile matters and was voted Colorado CASA Judicial Officer of the Year in 2011.

Boatright also served as a Deputy District Attorney for the First Judicial District (1990-1999).  He earlier was an associate attorney at Boatright and Ripp. Boatright earned his bachelor’s degree from Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri, and his law degree from the University of Denver. He and his wife have two children and live in Arvada.

Boatright will serve a provisional term of two years. If retained by voters, he will then serve a 10-year term.

Tenth Circuit: Unpublished Opinions, 10/26/11

On Wednesday, October 26, 2011, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals issued no published opinions and six unpublished opinions.

Unpublished

Jackson v. Mullin

CCCOK, Inc. v. Southwestern Bell Telephone, L.P.

United States v. Springer

Phillips v. Addison

Davis v. Medina

United States v. Corley

No case summaries are available for unpublished opinions.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