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Archives for August 10, 2015

Teresa Kilgore Appointed to Teller County Court

On Friday, August 7, 2015, Governor Hickenlooper announced his appointment of Teresa Kilgore to the Teller County Court. Ms. Kilgore will fill a vacancy created by the appointment of Hon. Linda Billings-Vela to the Fourth Judicial District Court, effective immediately.

Ms. Kilgore is currently the managing attorney for the Colorado Springs office of Colorado Legal Services, where her practice is varied and consists of family law, real estate law, landlord-tenant disputes, collections, and other consumer issues. She also was a staff attorney at Colorado Legal Services from 1997 to 2007. In addition to her work at CLS, Ms. Kilgore was a senior legal editor at McGraw-Hill Publishing and an associate at Cornish & Dell’Olio. She received her law degree from Columbus School of Law at Catholic University and her undergraduate degree from the College of William & Mary.

Appointments to Seventh and Eighth Judicial District Nominating Commissions Announced

On Friday, August 7, 2015, the governor’s office announced Governor Hickenlooper’s appointments to the Seventh and Eighth Judicial District Nominating Commissions, effective immediately. Leah Gates of Montrose was appointed to the Seventh Judicial District Nominating Commission to serve as a Republican attorney from Ouray County. Her term expires December 31, 2020. Richard Gast of Timnath was appointed to the Eighth Judicial District Nominating Commission to serve as a Democratic attorney from Larimer County. His term also expires December 31, 2020. Judicial nominating commissions review applications for judicial vacancies in their district and select nominees for appointment by the governor. They consist of three attorneys and four non-attorneys, and no more than three members can be from the same political party. For more information about judicial nominating commissions, click here.

Tenth Circuit: Unpublished Opinions, 8/7/2015

On Friday, August 7, 2015, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals issued one published opinion and three unpublished opinions.

United States v. Carbajal-Moreno

Shell v. Henderson

Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co. v. Prater

Case summaries are not provided for unpublished opinions.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