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Colorado Supreme Court Opinions || June 27, 2011

Colorado Supreme Court -- June 27, 2011
Announcement Sheet

OPINIONS

SUPREME COURT, STATE OF COLORADO
101 West Colfax Avenue, Suite 800
Denver, Colorado 80202

Certiorari to the Colorado Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Case No. 08CA1872

Case No. 09SC989

In re the Parental Responsibilities of L.S., Child,

and Concerning,

Petitioner:

Tatanjia Willyard Spotanski McNamara,

and

Respondent:

Stacy Joe Spotanski.

JUDGMENT REVERSED
EN BANC

CHIEF JUSTICE BENDER delivered the Opinion of the Court.
JUSTICE COATS dissents, and JUSTICE MARTINEZ and JUSTICE MÁRQUEZ join in the dissent.


SUPREME COURT, STATE OF COLORADO
101 West Colfax Avenue, Suite 800
Denver, Colorado 80202

Original Proceeding Pursuant to C.A.R. 21
District Court, City and County of Denver Case No. 11DR851
Honorable Herbert L. Stern, III, Judge

Case No. 11SA80

In re the Marriage of: Petitioner:

Mark S. Dedie,

and

Respondent:

Melissa J. Springston.

RULE MADE ABSOLUTE
EN BANC

CHIEF JUSTICE BENDER delivered the Opinion of the Court.
JUSTICE COATS dissents, and JUSTICE MÁRQUEZ joins in the dissent. JUSTICE MARTINEZ does not participate.


SUPREME COURT, STATE OF COLORADO
101 West Colfax Avenue, Suite 800
Denver, Colorado 80202

Certiorari to the Colorado Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Case No. 08CA978

Case No. 09SC808

Petitioner:

The People of the State of Colorado,

v.

Respondent:

Gonzalo Dalimiro Santana.

JUDGMENT REVERSED
EN BANC

JUSTICE MARTINEZ delivered the Opinion of the Court.

SUPREME COURT, STATE OF COLORADO
101 West Colfax Avenue, Suite 800
Denver, Colorado 80202

Original Proceeding Pursuant to C.A.R. 21 District Court,
City and County of Denver Case Nos. 09CV7235 and 09CV11018
Honorable Herbert L. Stern, III, Judge

Case No. 10SA374

In Re:

District Court, City and County of Denver, 09CV7235

Plaintiffs:

Cedar Street Venture, LLC a Colorado limited liability company and Montage Project Joint Venture,

v.

Defendants:

Richard D. Judd and Robinson Waters & O’Dorisio, P.C.,

and

District Court, City and County of Denver, 09CV11018

Plaintiffs:

Moreland/Manoogian, LLC, and Tamsen Investments, LLC,

v.

Defendants:

Richard D. Judd, Stephen L. Waters, and Robinson Waters & O’Dorisio, P.C.

RULE MADE ABSOLUTE
EN BANC

JUSTICE RICE delivered the Opinion of the Court.
JUSTICE EID concurs in the judgment.

SUPREME COURT, STATE OF COLORADO
101 West Colfax Avenue, Suite 800
Denver, Colorado 80202

Certiorari to the Colorado Court of Appeals,
Court of Appeals Case No. 05CA206

Case No. 08SC333

Petitioner/Cross-Respondent:

The People of the State of Colorado,

v.

Respondent/Cross-Petitioner:

Tremaine D. Speer.

JUDGMENT REVERSED
EN BANC

JUSTICE COATS delivered the Opinion of the Court.
JUSTICE MÁRQUEZ dissents, and CHIEF JUSTICE BENDER and JUSTICE MARTINEZ join in the dissent.


SUPREME COURT, STATE OF COLORADO
101 West Colfax Avenue, Suite 800
Denver, Colorado 80202

Appeal from the District Court
Water Division 6, Case No. 06CW43
Honorable Michael A. O’Hara, III, Judge

Case No. 09SA352

Concerning the Application for Water Rights of Upper Yampa Water Conservancy District in the Yampa River or its Tributaries in Routt and Moffat Counties, Colorado.

Applicant-Appellant:

Upper Yampa Water Conservancy District,

v.

Opposers-Appellees:

Dick Wolfe, State Engineer and Erin Light, Division Engineer, Water Division 6.

JUDGMENT AFFIRMED
EN BANC

JUSTICE EID delivered the Opinion of the Court.

SUPREME COURT, STATE OF COLORADO
101 West Colfax Avenue, Suite 800
Denver, Colorado 80202

Certiorari to the Colorado Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Case No. 06CA2581

Case No. 09SC990

Petitioner:

David Henry Wood,

v.

Respondent:

The People of the State of Colorado.

JUDGMENT AFFIRMED
EN BANC

JUSTICE MÁRQUEZ delivered the Opinion of the Court.

PETITIONS FOR REHEARING

NONE


PETITIONS FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI

No. 10SC729

Court of Appeals Case No. 09CA642

Petitioner:

Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, Loveland Lodge #1051, a Colorado non-profit corporation,

v.

Respondents:

Elah Watson, and

Colorado Intergovernmental Risk Sharing Agency.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.


No. 10SC792

Court of Appeals Case No. 09CA2338

Petitioner:

Maureen Gottron,

v.

Respondent:

Ichak Gnat.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.


10SC798

Court of Appeals Case No. 09CA2325

Petitioner:

Diana Bradley,

v.

Respondent:

Debra Davis.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.


No. 10SC845

Court of Appeals Case No. 08CA183

Petitioner:

The People of the State of Colorado,

v.

Respondent:

Roque Garcia-Castaneda.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.


No. 10SC847

Court of Appeals Case No. 09CA2527

Petitioner:

Vicente Mendez,

v.

Respondent:

The People of the State of Colorado.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.


No. 10SC858

El Paso County District Court Case No. 10CV4798

Petitioner:

The People of the State of Colorado,

v.

Respondent:

James Lee Smith.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.


No. 11SC56

Court of Appeals Case No. 09CA2038

Petitioner:

Phillip F. Montano,

v.

Respondent:

The People of the State of Colorado.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.


No. 11SC90

Court of Appeals Case No. 08CA2395

Petitioner:

Gordon Kenneth Black,

v.

Respondent:

The People of the State of Colorado.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.


No. 11SC96

Court of Appeals Case No. 07CA1720

Petitioner:

Carl W. Pursley, Jr.,

v.

Respondent:

The People of the State of Colorado.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.


No. 11SC216

Court of Appeals Case No. 08CA1888

Petitioner:

Evan Jared Sanders,

v.

Respondent:

The People of the State of Colorado.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.


No. 11SC230

Court of Appeals Case No. 08CA242

Petitioner:

Samuel C. Scott,

v.

Respondents:

Mark A. Scott and John S. Holt, Successor Trustee.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.


No. 11SC261

Court of Appeals Case No. 10CA529

In the Interest of Minor Child:

E.N.S.,

Petitioners:

N.M.; J.M.; and Lutheran Family Services of Colorado, Inc.,

v.

Respondent:

J.O.

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 || June 27, 2011

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