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May 2010      Vol. 39, No. 5

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
Bench and Bar Relations: A Necessary Dialogue—Part II, p. 5
David M. Johnson

Bar News
News From CBA Sections, Committees, Local and Specialty Bars, and More, p. 11

CBA High School Mock Trial Program
Recapping the 2010 Program, p. 15

The SideBar
Questions of the Month, p. 28

Colorado Public Defender’s Office Celebrates Fortieth Anniversary, p. 29
Douglas K. Wilson


Elder Law
Colorado Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services and Least-Restrictive Environment, p. 35
Valerie L. Corzine, Gary Merenstein, Julie Reiskin

Natural Resource and Environmental Law—Natural Resources and Energy Law
Siting Wind Energy Facilities on Private Land in Colorado: Common Legal Issues, p. 43
Roger L. Freeman, Ben Kass

Natural Resource and Environmental Law—Water Law
The Pagosa Doctrine: Narrowing the Municipality Exception to the Anti-Speculation Doctrine, p. 57
Preston V. Hartman

Trust and Estate Law
Rule of Professional Conduct 1.14 and the Diminished-Capacity Client, p. 67
Bernard A. Poskus


Historical Perspectives
From the Outhouse to the Courthouse: Keeping a Privy Private, p. 75
Frank Gibbard

Law Practice Management

Web Faves (and Finds)
Web Faves (and Finds), p. 101


Legal Research Corner
Putting Google™ Scholar to the Test on Patent Research, p. 79
Andrea Hamilton

Point/Counterpoint: The Part-Time Practitioner
(Left Column/Point) No Country for (Just) Old Men—But the Terrain is Unforgiving, p. 83
Fotios M. Burtzos

(Right Column/Counterpoint) Fully Engaged in the Law and in Life, p. 83
Cheryl Redmond Doyle

Review of Legal Resources
Divorce After 50, p. 91
Jaime R. Román

How Judges Think, p. 92
David J. Dansky

The Organized Lawyer, p. 93
Thomas J. Helms

Trusts for Senior Citizens, p. 94
David William Becker, Jr.

Tech Tips
Google,™ Gadgets, and Games, p. 95
Brock R. Wood

Whoops: Legal Malpractice Prevention
E-mail Disclaimers, Inadvertent Disclosures, and the Attorney–Client Privilege, p. 97
Heather K. Kelly

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 135

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 137

Disciplinary Opinions, p. 139

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 145

Notices, Products, and Services

CBA Young Lawyers Division, p. 103

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services Commitment and Recognition Program, p. 106

In Memoriam, p. 118

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