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Archives for October 11, 2013

Colorado Supreme Court Justice Finalists Selected

The Supreme Court Nominating Commission has selected three candidates for a vacancy on the Colorado Supreme Court created by the retirement of the Hon. Michael L. Bender, Chief Justice of the Colorado Supreme Court. The vacancy is effective Jan. 7, 2014. The nominees are John Daniel Dailey, William W. Hood and David Prince.

John Dailey has been a judge on the Colorado Court of Appeals since 2000. Prior to that, he was with the Colorado Attorney General’s Office.

William Hood was appointed to the Denver District Court bench in 2007. Before becoming a judge, he was a partner at Isaacson Rosenbaum P.C., where he practiced both civil and criminal law.

David Prince has been a district court judge for the 4th Judicial District since 2006. Prior to that, he was a commercial litigator with Holland & Hart.

Governor Hickenlooper has 15 days from Oct. 10, 2013, within which to appoint one of the nominees as a justice on the Colorado Supreme Court. Comments regarding any of the nominees may be sent via e-mail to the governor at

Colorado Court of Appeals: Announcement Sheet, 10/10/13

On Thursday, October 10, 2013, the Colorado Court of Appeals issued one published opinion and 27 unpublished opinions.

Berenson v. USA Hockey

The summary for this case is forthcoming, courtesy of The Colorado Lawyer.

Neither State Judicial nor the Colorado Bar Association provides case summaries for unpublished appellate opinions.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Tenth Circuit: Unpublished Opinions, 10/9/13

On Wednesday, October 9, 2013, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals issued no published opinions and ten unpublished opinions.

Sierra Club v. Bostick

Denver Health and Hospital Authority v. Beverage Distributors Company

United States v. Drayton

Bowens v. Sterling Correctional Facility

United States v. Sines

Boulware v. Baldwin

Onyeabor v. Centennial Pointe Owners Association

Frazier v. Flores

Rozenberg v. Knight

Perez v. Kubie

No case summaries are provided for unpublished opinions.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