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Colorado Supreme Court Opinions || March 24, 2014

Colorado Supreme Court -- March 24, 2014
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OPINIONS

The Supreme Court of the State of Colorado
2 East 14th Avenue • Denver, Colorado 80203


2014 CO 20


Supreme Court Case No. 13SA60
Original Proceeding in Discipline
Appeal from the Presiding Disciplinary Judge, 12PDJ063


In Re

Complainant:


The People of the State of Colorado,

v.

Respondent:

Ravi Kanwal.


Rule Made Absolute
en banc

JUSTICE COATS delivered the Opinion of the Court.


The Supreme Court of the State of Colorado
2 East 14th Avenue • Denver, Colorado 80203


2014 CO 21


Supreme Court Case No. 11SC715 
Certiorari to the Colorado Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Case No. 07CA759


Petitioner:

The People of the State of Colorado,

v.

Respondent:

Robert Sandoval-Candelaria.


Judgment Reversed
en banc

JUSTICE HOOD delivered the Opinion of the Court.


PETITIONS FOR REHEARING

The Supreme Court of the State of Colorado
2 East 14th Avenue • Denver, Colorado 80203


2014 CO 12


Supreme Court Case No. 11SC720 
Certiorari to the Colorado Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Case No. 09CA400


Petitioner:

Ronald Brett Grassi,

v.

Respondent:

The People of the State of Colorado.


Petition for Rehearing DENIED. EN BANC.


PETITIONS FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI

No. 13SC128
Court of Appeals Case No. 08CA1231

Petitioner:
Bernardino Fuentes-Espinoza,
v.
Respondent:
The People of the State of Colorado.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari GRANTED. EN BANC.

Summary of the Issues:

Whether the Immigration and Nationality Act preempts Colorado’s human smuggling statute and the trial court therefore was without jurisdiction.

Whether the court of appeals erred in holding that the appellant waived the claim that the Colorado human smuggling statute is preempted by the Federal Immigration and Nationality Act.

Whether Colorado’s human smuggling statute requires the prosecution to prove that the defendant was, in fact, engaged in smuggling humans in violation of the immigration law.

DENIED AS TO ALL OTHER ISSUES.


No. 13SC371
Court of Appeals Case No. 10CA466

Petitioner:
David Moore-Vivour,
v.
Respondent:
The People of the State of Colorado.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.


No. 13SC402
Court of Appeals Case No. 11CA553

Petitioner:
Vincent J. Iversen,
v.
Respondent:
The People of the State of Colorado.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.


No. 13SC409
Court of Appeals Case No. 12CA880

Petitioner:
J.M.D.,
v.
Respondent:
M.D.,
In the Matter of the Petition of Child: A.D.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.


No. 13SC467
Court of Appeals Case No. 12CA402

Petitioners:
Richard Aguirre, Ortencia Aguirre, Carolynn DeJaynes, Elizabeth Foster, Dalila Holt, Gladys Holt individually and as Mother and next friend of Alexandria Holt and Kyle Holt, Kenneth R. Shinn, Christopher St. Peters, Tiffany St. Peters, Eric Thomas, Joe Vance, and Manuel I. Villareal,
v.
Respondents:
KTA-Tator, Inc.; Structural Integrity Associates, Inc.; and Graco, Inc.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.
JUSITCE HOOD does not participate.


No. 13SC607
Court of Appeals Case No. 12CA872

Petitioner:
Veronica E. Samora, a/k/a Veronica Samora,
v.
Respondents:
Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas f/k/a Banker's Trust Company, as Trustee and Custodian by: Saxon Mortgage Services, Inc. f/k/a Meritech Mortgage Services, Inc. as its Attorney-in-fact; and Saxon Mortgage, Inc.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.
JUSTICE EID does not participate.


No. 13SC623
Court of Appeals Case No. 12CA566

Petitioner/Cross-Respondent
AMI Mechanical, Inc.,
v.
Respondents/Cross-Petitioners:
Richard A. Voss, Cybil Voss, and Pinnacol Assurance.

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


No. 13SC649
Court of Appeals Case No. 11CA2338

Petitioner:
The People of the State of Colorado,
v.
Respondent:
Roger Moore.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari GRANTED. EN BANC.

Summary of the Issue:

Whether the court of appeals erred in holding that a security guard who operated the x-ray machine at the Denver City and County Building was not a public employee under the statute prohibiting impeding a public official or employee in a public building, section 18-9-110(2), C.R.S. (2013).


No. 13SC688
Court of Appeals Case No. 12CA852

Petitioner:
Donnie Ray Cain,
v.
Respondent:
The People of the State of Colorado.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.


No. 13SC774
Court of Appeals Case No. 12CA1396

Petitioners:
K2D, Inc., a Colorado corporation d/b/a Colorado Premium Foods; Kevin LaFleur; Don Babcock; and Triton Capital Partners, Ltd., an Illinois corporation,
v.
Respondent:
CapitalValue Advisors, LLC, a Colorado limited liability company d/b/a Capital Value M & A, LLC, a Colorado limited liability company.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.


No. 14SC95
Court of Appeals Case No. 13CA798

Petitioners:
M.M.L.H., by and through her Guardian ad Litem, and M.R.G.
v.
Respondent:
The People of the State of Colorado,
In the Interest of Minor Child: M.M.L.H.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.


No. 14SC136
Court of Appeals Case No. 13CA971

Petitioner:
A.B.,
v.
Respondent:
The People of the State of Colorado,
In the Interest of Minor Children: K.B., B.X., and M.B.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari DENIED. EN BANC.


No. 14SC141
Court of Appeals Case No. 13CA184

Petitioner:
F.F.,
In the Matter of Child: T.F.,
v.
Respondent:
A.F.

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 || March 24, 2014

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