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May 2011      Vol. 40, 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

Bar News
News From CBA Sections, Committees, Local and Specialty Bars, and More, p. 5

CBA High School Mock Trial Program
Recapping the 2011 Program, p. 11


Coordinating Editors for Substantive Law Articles, p. 26

Criminal Law
The “Bare Bones” Affidavit Under Colorado’s Good Faith Exception to the Exclusionary Rule, p. 27
Davin Dahl, Patrick Thiessen

Family Law
Evaluating the Evaluators: Work Product Reviews as Evidence, p. 35
Stanley G. Lipkin, Bill J. Fyfe

Juvenile Law
Psychological Considerations in Direct Filing, p. 41
Joseph M. Peraino, Patrick J. Fitz-Gerald

Labor and Employment Law
The Sprawling Class Action After Dukes v. Wal-Mart: Unsettled Questions, p. 49
John M. Husband, Bradford J. Williams

Natural Resource and Environment Law
First Federal Court Interpretation of “Affiliation” Under CERCLA’s BFPP Defense, p. 59
Polly Jessen, Ian K. London

Tort and Insurance Law
The Colorado Wrongful Death Act, p. 63
Anthony J. Viorst


Modern Legal Writing
Block Quotations: Blending Form and Function, p. 71
Charles C. Tucker


Coordinating Editors for Department Articles, p. 74

Law Practice Management
Advancing Strategy Through Practical Contract Review, p. 75
Susan M. Gamel

Legal Research Corner
Researching Federal Court Rules, p. 79
Amy Levine

Point/Counterpoint: Medical Marijuana and the Merits of Senate Bill 10-109
(Left Column/Point) New Doctor–Patient Law rings Integrity Into Medical Marijuana Evaluations, p. 85
Cyril R. Vidergar

(Right Column/Counterpoint) New Law Doesn’t Go Far Enough to Legitimize Medical Marijuana, p. 85
Joshua A. Long

Review of Legal Resources
Media Privacy and Related Law 2010–11, p. 91
Susan Brushaber

Model Stock Purchase Agreement with Commentary, Second Edition, p. 92
Keith M. Olivia

Read a book. Write a review., p. 93

Young Lawyers Division
Your First Expert Witness—Part I, p. 93
Ronald M. Sandgrund

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 121

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 125

Disciplinary Opinion: People v. Allyn, p. 127

Disciplinary Opinion: People v. Dillings, p. 128

Disciplinary Opinion: People v. Gilbert, p. 132

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 141

Notices, Products, and Services

CBA Young Lawyers Division News and Notices, p. 101

In Memoriam, p. 111

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services, p. 112

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