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Judge Elects Trial by Combat

Apparently, Judge John Murphy of Brevard County, Florida, suffered a lapse in judicial temperament recently, when he challenged the local public defender to a fight after the lawyer refused to waive his client’s right to a speedy trial. The exchange was caught on video. In the hallway and outside the view of cameras, the judge […]

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Hash Oil Explosions on the Rise in Colorado

CBS News reports that since January 1, when legalized recreational pot sales began, Colorado’s only certified adult burn center has already treated 10 people with serious injuries suffered while making hash oil, compared to 11 in all of 2013 and only one in 2012. Police and fire marshals, meanwhile, are trying to figure out how to respond […]

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Colorado Felony DUI Bill Dies

The Denver Post Blog reports today that the bill to punish repeat DUI offenses as felonies died in a Senate Committee. The proposal would have made it a class 4 felony to sustain three such convictions in a seven year span or four in a lifetime. Senator Mary Hodge, chairperson of the Senate Appropriations committee […]

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This Week in the Colorado Legislature

As summarized by 9News, a number of legislative decisions are looming on the regulation of marijuana, including a decision by the Joint Budget Committee on how to spend the marijuana tax revenue. Also up for vote by lawmakers are bills on the regulation of marijuana edibles and concentrates. “Designer drugs” are typically defined as synthetic […]

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Increased Denver DUI Patrol for 4/20 Weekend

With more than 50,000 celebrants expected to descend this weekend on the 4/20 Pot Rally at Civic Center Park, 9News reports that Denver Police intend to be present in force.  In addition, at least three private security companies have been retained to supervise the event. Participants will undergo bag checks at each of the four […]

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