December 13, 2018

Archives for November 19, 2018

Nominees Selected for Huerfano County Court Vacancy

On Wednesday, November 13, 2018, the Colorado State Judicial Branch announced the selection of two nominees to fill a vacancy on the Huerfano County Court. The vacancy will be created by the appointment of Hon. John McKisson, III, to the district court bench, effective January 8, 2019.

The two nominees are Pierce Fowler of Trinidad and Dawn Mann of Pueblo. Pierce Fowler is a solo practitioner at the Law Office of Pierce Fowler, where he practices family law. Dawn Mann is a solo practitioner at The Mann Law Firm, where she has a general practice.

Under the Colorado Constitution, the governor has 15 days from November 14, 2018, in which to appoint one of the nominees to the bench. Comments regarding any of the nominees may be emailed to the governor at gov_judicialappointments@state.co.us. For more information about the nominees, click here.

Colorado Supreme Court: Announcement Sheet, 11/19/2018

On Monday, November 19, 2018, the Colorado Supreme Court issued one published opinion.

Mountjoy v. People

The summary for this case is 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Neither State Judicial nor the Colorado Bar Association provides case summaries for unpublished appellate opinions.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Tenth Circuit: Unpublished Opinions, 11/16/2018

On Friday, November 16, 2018, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals issued one published opinion and one unpublished opinion.

United States v. Mucsarney

Case summaries are not provided for unpublished opinions.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