Colorado Law Protects Children with Mandatory Reporting

In cases of suspected child abuse or neglect, certain persons are required by law to immediately report the information to a county department, local law enforcement agency, or child abuse reporting hotline system. This should only be done…

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Legal Separation and Divorce in Colorado

Your biggest nightmare is becoming a reality; your spouse is adamant it is time for separation and divorce. In many states, legal separation is only in effect after an official petition for divorce has been filed. In Colorado,…

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What Colorado Law Says About Domestic Violence

Nearly every day, I hear horrific stories of domestic violence from my clients. Many women and even men (who frequently under report) are victims of domestic violence within their homes. Sadly, this can be either witnessed by children…

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Colorado Careless Driving Law

The Colorado Careless Driving Law is a catch-all law used to deal with offenses involving driving that is perceived as careless or imprudent without regard for the width, grade, curves, corners, traffic, and use of the streets and…

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Colorado Underage Drinking Laws

We often hear news reports about people convicted of DUI charges or accidents caused as a result of drunk driving. While such crimes are very serious, they do not only impact those over 21. Unfortunately, underage drinking is…

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Colorado Laws Governing the Possession, Use, and Sale of Recreational Marijuana

There has been much hype in recent years related to the legalization of recreational marijuana in Colorado and limited other states. While the substance is now fully legal in the state of Colorado, there are still many regulations…

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What You Need to Know About Colorado Cell Phone Laws

Over the past decade, cellphones have jumped in popularity. Almost every person aged 12 and above has their own personal phone with most of us feeling like we cannot go without it for a single day. Our entire…

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The Top 8 Colorado Towns for Divorce

Anyone who has ever been married is painfully aware of the difficulties of marriage and just how easily one could find themselves in divorce court. It is commonly reported that as many as one in two marriages will…

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What You Need to Know About Conceal Carry Laws in Colorado

Each state has its own mandates regarding the lawfulness of carrying handguns for protection. With the ever-increasing controversy on gun laws and the rising number of mass shootings, it is important to be aware of the concealed carry…

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Colorado Animal Cruelty Laws

In a day in age, where there are constant atrocities occurring all over the world, an often- overlooked part of our society is our furry friends. We focus on the many social issues that impact children and adults…

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