Hamner Bill to Add Judges in Her District Advances

January 17, 2013

(Jan. 17) – A bill to add two new district judgeships and support staff to the Fifth and Ninth Judicial districts passed the House Judiciary Committee unanimously today. HB13-1035, sponsored by Rep. Millie Hamner (D-Dillon), would fulfill the Judicial Department’s request for two new district judges and staff for the Fifth and Ninth Judicial Districts,

Hamner Bill to Add Judges in Her District Advances

January 17, 2013

(Jan. 17) – A bill to add two new district judgeships and support staff to the Fifth and Ninth Judicial districts passed the House Judiciary Committee unanimously today. HB13-1035, sponsored by Rep. Millie Hamner (D-Dillon), would fulfill the Judicial Department’s request for two new district judges and staff for the Fifth and Ninth Judicial Districts,

Glad We Got That Settled

January 17, 2013

(Jan. 17) – It’s a bill only a lawyer or a linguist could love – but it actually is important. Must “must” be used in Colorado’s statutes when “a person or thing is required to meet a condition for a consequence to apply”? Shall “shall” mean that “a person has a duty”? Apparently so, according

Glad We Got That Settled

January 17, 2013

(Jan. 17) – It’s a bill only a lawyer or a linguist could love – but it actually is important. Must “must” be used in Colorado’s statutes when “a person or thing is required to meet a condition for a consequence to apply”? Shall “shall” mean that “a person has a duty”? Apparently so, according