This document states the basic voir dire of getting the panel to talk by gathering information, remind the jury about the truths they already know. This document also contains the jury questionnaire, and a way to develop a challenge for cause.
A sample letter or template to provide to your landlord during the corona virus indicating the lack of ability to pay rent and a request to delay or abate rent until threat of virus is over.
A Motion for an award of attorney’s fees in a civil FED case. Filed under 13-17-101 CRS, seeking the award for a substantially frivolous, groundless, and/or vexatious action and/or pleading. Fact specific, but a good starting point in any request for fees. It was ultimately denied as the defendant “was not aware of the possibility of an award of attorney’s fees” under 13-17-102(6), despite having had several discussions about exactly that on the record.
Motion to lift stay of proceedings in a county court eviction/FED case. For use where defendant files for bankruptcy after judgement for possession, but before writ of restitution is executed. Not applicable if defendant filed their bankruptcy properly, with required certification and posted rent payments with bankruptcy clerk. In that case, see my bankruptcy Motion for Relief for Stay.
A Motion to peirce/overcome the Colorado Rape Shield Motion. Sets forth specific facts that a defendant may seek to introduce at trial, but that pursuant to the Colorado Rape Shield Motion is otherwise excluded at trial. Motion must be submitted with the accompanying affidavit under seal at least 35 days prior to trial. – Pursuant to 18-3-407 CRS
A motion in limine is a motion filed by a party to a lawsuit which asks the court for an order or ruling limiting or preventing certain evidence from being presented by the other side at the trial of the case.
Driving accidents overall are up in Colorado, Washington and Oregon, states that legalized recreational use of marijuana, studies say. Some studies also note that high-risk groups for car accidents are those most likely to use marijuana. Most notably, this is young men in their late teens and 20s.