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Colorado Supreme Court Opinions || December 16, 2002

Colorado Supreme Court -- December 16, 2002
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OPINIONS

SUPREME COURT, STATE OF COLORADO
Two East 14th Avenue
Denver, Colorado 80203

Interlocutory Appeal from the Pueblo District Court
Case No. 01CR1489
Honorable James H. Frasher, Judge

Case No. 02SA230

Plaintiff-Appellant:

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO,

v.

Defendant-Appellee:

TIMOTHY R. CASIAS.

ORDER REVERSED AND CASE REMANDED

EN BANC

CHIEF JUSTICE MULLARKEY delivered the Opinion of the Court.

JUSTICE COATS specially concurs.

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SUPREME COURT, STATE OF COLORADO
Two East 14th Avenue
Denver, Colorado 80203

Interlocutory Appeal from the Douglas County District Court, Case No. 01CR332
Honorable Thomas J. Curry, Judge

Case No. 02SA263

Plaintiff-Appellant:

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO,

v.

Defendant-Appellee:

MARK SCHALL.

ORDER REVERSED

EN BANC

JUSTICE HOBBS delivered the Opinion of the Court.

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SUPREME COURT, STATE OF COLORADO
Two East 14th Avenue
Denver, Colorado 80203

Certiorari to the Colorado Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Case No. 00CA915

Case No. 01SC622

Petitioner:

STEVEN U. MULLENS,

v.

Respondent:

VICTORIA LYNN HANSEL-HENDERSON.

JUDGMENT REVERSED AND CASE REMANDED

EN BANC

JUSTICE MARTINEZ delivered the Opinion of the Court.

JUSTICE KOURLIS dissents, and JUSTICE RICE joins in the dissent.

JUSTICE BENDER does not participate.

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PETITIONS FOR REHEARING

SUPREME COURT, STATE OF COLORADO
Two East 14th Avenue
Denver, Colorado 80203

Certiorari to the Colorado Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Case No. 99CA896

Case No. 01SC291

Petitioner:

TIMOTHY MASTERS,

v.

Respondent:

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO.

Petition for Rehearing DENIED. EN BANC.

CHIEF JUSTICE MULLARKEY, JUSTICE MARTINEZ and JUSTICE BENDER would grant the Petition.

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SUPREME COURT, STATE OF COLORADO
Two East 14th Avenue
Denver, Colorado 80203

Certiorari to the Colorado Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Case No. 99CA2070
Certiorari to the Colorado Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Case No. 00CA570

Consolidated Cases

Case No. 01SC808

Case No. 01SC878

No. 01SC808

Petitioners:

HILLSIDE COMMUNITY CHURCH, S.B.C., a non-profit corporation; FIRST BANK OF ARVADA, N.A; THE CITY OF GOLDEN, a Colorado municipal corporation; and THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GOLDEN,

v.

Respondents:

MARIAN L. OLSON and IDA M. BRUESKE.

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No. 01SC878

Petitioners:

THE CITY OF GOLDEN, a Colorado municipal corporation; and THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GOLDEN,

v.

Respondents:

MARIAN L. OLSON and IDA M. BRUESKE.

Petition for Rehearing DENIED. EN BANC.

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SUPREME COURT, STATE OF COLORADO
Two East 14th Avenue
Denver, Colorado 80203

Certiorari to the Colorado Court of Appeals
Courts of Appeals Case No. 00CA1644

Case No. 01SC877

Petitioner:

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO,

v.

Respondent:

MARK LOWE LUTHER.

Petition for Rehearing DENIED. EN BANC.

JUSTICE MARTINEZ and JUSTICE BENDER would grant the Petition.

 

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PETITIONS FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI

No. 02SC227

Court of Appeals Case No. 00CA2227 (2/28/02)

DEBBIE LEITING, Petitioner,

v.

VINAY MUTHA, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC254

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA514 (3/2/02)

DELMER ZWEYGARDT, individually, as the Developer

of Deer Creek Homes, as principal of 3-D Ranch,

Inc., and as manager of Fawn Hollow, L.L.C.; 3-D

RANCH, INC.; and FAWN HOLLOW, L.L.C., Petitioners,

v.

TERRANCE A. SCHOENROCK and JUDITH A.

SCHOENROCK, Respondents.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC328

Court of Appeals Case No. 00CA25 (4/4/02)

JASON C. FULLUM, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

JUSTICE COATS does not participate.

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No. 02SC396

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA498 (5/30/02)

DOLORES LOBATO, Petitioner,

v.

INDUSTRIAL CLAIM APPEALS OFFICE; WARNING

LITES AND EQUIPMENT, INC.; and PINNACOL

ASSURANCE, INC., Respondents.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC417

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA605 (5/9/02)

JOHN L. LIVINGSTON and WESTLAND MARKETING

INC., on behalf of themselves and all

others similarly situated, Petitioners,

v.

U.S. BANK, N.A. Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC456

Court of Appeals Case No. 00CA2156 (5/23/02)

PATRICK J. SULLIVAN, JR., individually and

in his official capacity as Sheriff of

Arapahoe County; THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

OF THE COUNTY OF ARAPAHOE; DEBRA VICKREY, POLLY

PAGE, JOHN BRACKNEY, MARIE MACKENZIE, and STEVE WARD,

individually and in their official capacities

as Commissioners; and JOHN DOES 1 through 5,

individually and in their official capacities

as officers or deputies of the Arapahoe

County Sheriff’s Office, Petitioners/Cross-Respondents,

v.

JAMES D. TERRY and HOLLY C. TERRY, Respondents/Cross-Petitioners.

Petition and Cross-Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC479

Pueblo District Court Case No. 01CV272 (6/20/02)

CLIFFORD BENJAMIN KELLER, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

CHIEF JUSTICE MULLARKEY and JUSTICE BENDER would grant as to the following issue:

Whether Rule 24(b)(1)(II) of the Colorado Rules of Criminal Procedure and a criminal defendant’s constitutional right to a fair and impartial jury prevent a trial judge’s spouse from sitting on the trial jury.

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No. 02SC515

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA1321 (7/5/02)

JAMES and CAROL GERGEL, Petitioners,

v.

HIGH VIEW HOMES, LLC and LINDA A. ELLIOT, Respondents.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC520

Court of Appeals Case No. 00CA2169 (7/18/02)

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Petitioner,

v.

JASON C. FALLS, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

JUSTICE KOURLIS would grant as to the following issue:

Whether defendants sentenced as habitual criminals for crimes committed after July 1, 1999, are subject to mandatory parole.

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No. 02SC536

Court of Appeals Case No. 00CA1789 (7/5/02)

LEO J. APODACA, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC540

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA757 (6/21/01)

EDNA J. MARTINEZ, Petitioner,

v.

GRAND JUNCTION CARE CENTER;

and BOBBY ARNOLD, President, Respondents.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC572

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA1964 (7/5/01)

RICHARD B. ESPINOZA, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

JUSTICE RICE and JUSTICE COATS do not participate.

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No. 02SC574

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA178 (5/23/02)

MARION T. MARTINEZ, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

JUSTICE RICE does not participate.

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No. 02SC575

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA396 (7/18/02)

GEORGE A. CHAVEZ, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC579

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA1032 (7/18/02)

EUGENE M. DEAN, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC580

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA1134 (6/20/02)

RICKEY D. JOHNSON, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

JUSTICE COATS does not participate.

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No. 02SC586

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA1609 (7/18/02)

MARK WAGNER, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC587

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA1051 (7/18/02)

KENNETH MCFARLAND, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC588

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA86 (06/20/02)

ROBIN K. CRUSE, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari GRANTED and the case is remanded to the Colorado Court of Appeals for consideration of addressing Mr. Cruse’s Supplemental Brief raising a double jeopardy claim regarding his conviction both of manufacture and possession of methamphetamine

light of Patton v. People, 35 P.3d 124 (Colo. 2001). EN BANC.

DENIED AS TO ALL OTHER ISSUES.

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No. 02SC589

Court of Appeals Case No. 00CA2216 (7/18/02)

ALFONSO BARAJAS, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC590

Court of Appeals Case No. 00CA1864 (07/18/02)

WILLIAM L. MEADS, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari GRANTED. EN BANC.

SUMMARY OF ISSUE:

Whether second degree aggravated motor vehicle theft, a class 2 misdemeanor in violation of § 18-4-409(4), 6 C.R.S. (1999) is a lesser-included offense of theft, a class 4 felony in violation of § 18-4-401(1)(a), 6 C.R.S. (2001).

DENIED AS TO ALL OTHER ISSUES.

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No. 02SC591

Court of Appeals Case No. 00CA2343 (7/18/02)

DANIEL WENDLER, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC592

Court of Appeals Case No. 00CA1228 (7/18/02)

RAMIRO TORRES, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

JUSTICE COATS does not participate.

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No. 02SC593

Court of Appeals Case No. 00CA1867 (7/18/02)

JAMES DENTON, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC594

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA665 (7/25/02)

JUSTINE LOPEZ, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

JUSTICE COATS does not participate.

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No. 02SC595

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA1774 (7/5/02)

CRAIG L. BURTON, Petitioner,

v.

BLACK HAWK-CENTRAL CITY SANITATION DISTRICT,

a metropolitan sanitation district organized

under the laws of the State of Colorado, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC596

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA800 (7/25/02)

GERALD PADILLA, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC597

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA6 (7/25/02)

MICHAEL JONES, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC601

Court of Appeals Case No. 00CA1842 (12/27/01)

THEODORE OAKEY, MARTIN C. EMO and MICHAEL

C. EMO, Petitioners,

v.

PROGRESSIVE LIVING STRUCTURES, INC., a

Colorado corporation; and CITY OF FORT

COLLINS COLORADO, a municipal corporation, Respondents.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC602

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA1069 (8/15/02)

WILLIAM A. ERICKSON, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC603

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA1504 (7/25/02)

HARLAN JAMES DANIELSON, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC604

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA214 (7/25/02)

SCOTT ALAN RAMOS, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC606

Court of Appeals Case No. 00CA1347 (7/25/02)

MUNIER GATTAS, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC607

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA1728 (8/22/02)

WILLIAM A. ERICKSON, Petitioner,

v.

GARY WATKINS, Warden; LIMON CORRECTIONAL

FACILITY; and unknown defendants, Respondents.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC608

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA1450 (8/22/02)

MARK ANTHONY SALAZAR, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC610

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA2155 (8/15/02)

FELICIO OSTUNI, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC611

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA1367 (8/15/02)

MICHAEL MOYER, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC612

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA1150 (8/22/02)

ANNETTE CARLISLE, Petitioner,

v.

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO, Respondent.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC613

Court of Appeals Case No. 02CA156 (8/29/02)

ELIZAR J. AGUIRRE, Petitioner,

v.

THE INDUSTRIAL CLAIM APPEALS OFFICE OF THE

STATE OF COLORADO; MASTER KLEIN JANITORIAL

SERVICES, INC.; and COMMERCIAL CASUALTY

INSURANCE, Respondents.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

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No. 02SC741

Court of Appeals Case No. 01CA973 (09/12/02)

In the Matter of the Petition of:

M.G, Petitioner,

For the Adoption of Three Children,

and

R.V.and B.V., Respondents.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.

These opinions are not final. They may be modified, changed or withdrawn in accordance with Rules 40 and 49 of the Colorado Appellate Rules. Changes to or modifications of these opinions resulting from any action taken by the Court of Appeals or the Supreme Court are not incorporated here.

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions || December 16, 2002

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