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June 2011      Vol. 40, No. 6

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
Representing the Members in 2010–11, p. 5
Paul H. Chan

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

Colorado Commission on Judicial Discipline
2010 Annual Report, p. 20


Coordinating Editors for Substantive Law Articles, p. 26

The Civil Litigator
Discovery of Social Media, p. 27
Kristen L. Mix

Criminal Law
Reversible Errors During Closing Arguments—How to Avoid Crossing the Line, p. 37
Samuel A. Evig

Immigration Law
Immigrating to the United States Based on Family Status, p. 45
David N. Simmons

Natural Resource and Environmental Law—Water Law
Preserving Historical Consumptive Use During Water Leases for Instream Use, p. 49
Chad J. Lee, Sara M. Dunn

Privacy Law
Privacy: A Common Law and Constitutional Crossroads, p. 55
Kevin C. McAdam, John R. Webb

Professional Conduct and Legal Ethics
Non-Compete Agreements in Colorado, p. 63
Eli Wald

Tax Law
Protecting Communications With Accountants, p. 69
Jennifer E. Benda


Historical Perspectives
Brutality and Redemption: The Pearl O’Loughlin Case, p. 75
Frank Gibbard


Coordinating Editors for Department Articles, p. 82

CBA/DBA Professionalism Coordinating Council
Professionalism: Choosing the Path to a Quality Career, p. 83
Teresa M. Wilkins

From Our Readers
Letters to the Author—Appellate Practice, p. 87

Review of Legal Resources
Making Your Case: The Art of Persuading Judges, p. 89
Catherine M. Grainger

Trial in Action: The Persuasive Power of Psychodrama, p. 90
Wilbur C. Smith

Read a book. Write a review., p. 91

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

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 123

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 137

Disciplinary Opinion: People v. Beasley, p. 139

Disciplinary Opinion: People v. Carder, p. 141

Disciplinary Opinion: People v. Gregson, p. 148

Disciplinary Opinion: People v. Mulvihill, p. 153

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

Notices, Products, and Services

The Colorado Bar Association Congratulates those who were successful on the February 2011 Bar exam., p. 18

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services Commitment and Recognition Program, p. 104

In Memoriam, p. 112

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