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November 2008      Vol. 37, No. 11

The Colorado Lawyer, the official publication of the Colorado Bar Association, serves as an informational and educational resource to improve the practice of law.

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In and Around the Bar

CBA President's Message to Members
Defending the Judiciary—An Obligation of Bench and Bar, p. 5
William E. Walters

Bar News
News From CBA Sections, Committees, Local and Specialty Bars, and More, p. 9

The SideBar
Colorado Judicial Branch Recognizes Exceptional Service, p. 13
Rob McCallum

Legal Aid Foundation
2007–08 Annual Report, p. 19

CBA Nominating Committee
Notice of Nominating Committee Members, p. 47


Juvenile Law
Parental Financial Liability for Juvenile Delinquents, p. 49
Daniel S. Foster, Nicole M. Mundt

Labor and Employment Law
Using Criminal Histories to Make Sound Hiring Decisions, p. 57
Christopher M.A. Lujan

Natural Resource and Environmental Law
Recent Developments in Climate Change Law, p. 63
Lauren E. Schmidt, Geoffrey M. Williamson

Real Estate Law
Adverse Possession after House Bill 1148, p. 73
Geoffrey P. Anderson, David M. (Merc) Pittinos

Trust and Estate Law
The Expanded Jurisdiction of the Probate Court Under In re J.C.T., p. 83
Paula Constantakis Young


Historical Perspectives
The Early History of the Colorado Court of Appeals, p. 91
Robert M. Linz, Claire E. Munger

Judges' Corner
Hope for the Best—Plan for the Worst: Planning for the DNC, p. 97
James B. Breese

Just Wondering
When Prosecution Fails: Providing Reparations to the Acquitted (Left Column/Point): Should I Lose Just Because You Accuse?, p. 101
Fotios ("Fred") M. Burtzos

When Prosecution Fails: Providing Reparations to the Acquitted (Right Column/Counterpoint): How Many Shields Are Enough?, p. 101
David S. Jones

Review of Legal Resources
2008 Solo and Small Firm Legal Technology Guide, p. 107
William Becker, Jr.

Difficult Clients—Dedicated Attorneys: Practical Psychology for Effective In-The-Trenches Representation, p. 108
Matthew Crouch

The Colorado Family Law Deskbook With Forms, p. 108
Natalie L. Decker

The Science of Settlement: Ideas for Negotiators, p. 108
Maureen M. Batson

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 137

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 147

Disciplinary Opinion, p. 151

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 157

Notices, Products, and Services

CBA Young Lawyers Division, p. 111

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services Commitment and Recognition Program, p. 112

In Memoriam, p. 122

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