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Archives for November 3, 2016

Gretchen Larson Appointed to 21st Judicial District Court

On Wednesday, November 2, 2016, the Colorado State Judicial Branch announced the governor’s appointment of Gretchen Larson to the Twenty-first Judicial District Court Bench. She will fill a vacancy created by the retirement of Hon. Thomas L. Deister, effective January 1, 2017.

Larson is currently a Mesa County Court judge. She was appointed to the bench in 2006, and she oversees a mix of civil and criminal cases. Prior to her appointment to the Mesa County Court, Larson was a District Attorney in the Twenty-first and Ninth judicial districts. She received her undergraduate degrees from Southern Methodist University and her law degree from the University of Colorado School of Law.

For more information about the appointment, click here.

Colorado Court of Appeals: Announcement Sheet, 11/3/2016

On Thursday, November 3, 2016, the Colorado Court of Appeals issued six published opinions and 24 unpublished opinions.

People v. Harris

Red Flower, Inc. v. McKown

People v. Sena

Anderson v. Applewood Water Association, Inc.

In re Estate of Shimizu

Mt. Hawley Insurance Co. v. Casson Duncan Construction, Inc.

Summaries of these cases are forthcoming.

Neither State Judicial nor the Colorado Bar Association provides case summaries for unpublished appellate opinions.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Tenth Circuit: Unpublished Opinions, 11/2/2016

On Wednesday, November 2, 2016, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals issued one published opinion and three unpublished opinions.

United States v. Osborn

Umoren v. Byrd

Cox v. Cache County

Case summaries are not provided for unpublished opinions.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