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July 2013      Vol. 42, No. 7

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

Profile of 2013–14 CBA President
W. Terry Ruckriegle—Tested Trial Judge Takes on New Role, p. 5
Sara Crocker

Bar News
News From CBA Sections, Committees, Local and Specialty Bars, and More, p. 11

The SideBar
The Tribal Wills Project at DU Law, p. 29
Lucy Marsh

CBA Salutes HonorLife Members, p. 33

2013 Legislative Session
Highlights of the 2013 Legislative Session, p. 35
Michael Valdez

CBA Board of Governors
Minutes of Meeting: May 11, 2013, p. 41
Denise Lynch


Coordinating Editors for Substantive Law Articles, p. 83

Animal Law
Overview of the Pet Animal Care Facilities Act and Regulatory Scheme, p. 83
Casey S. Cassinis

Family Law
Colorado Civil Union Act, p. 91
Angela Forss Schmit, Kim Willoughby

Health Law
How to Reconcile Advance Care Directives With Attempted Suicide, p. 97
Casey Frank

Labor and Employment Law
Off-Duty Medical Marijuana Use Not Protected Under Lawful Activities Statute, p. 103
John M. Husband

Natural Resource and Environmental Law
Control of Nutrients in Colorado Surface Waters: Current Status, p. 107
Gabe Racz, Amy L. Woodis


Appellate Practice
Black Letter Law, p. 115
Andrew M. Low

Appellate Practice: 1991–2013, p. 117

Six of the Greatest

Six of the Greatest: Outstanding Lawyers in Colorado History, p. 44

Laurence A. Ardell (1919–94), p. 45
Wm. David Lytle

Donald E. Cordova (1938–2003), p. 49
Miles Cortez

Montgomery Dorsey (1900–79), p. 53
David L. Erickson

William K. Ris (1915–2003), p. 59
Donald L. Cook

J. Frank Torres (1897–1992), p. 63
Michael J. Belo

James W. Wilson (1925–2000), p. 71
Jeffrey P. Kelson


Coordinating Editors for Department Articles, p. 118

Review of Legal Resources
Art Law: The Guide for Collectors, Investors, Dealers, & Artists, 4th Ed., p. 119
Bruce A. Schilken

The Counterinsurgent’s Constitution: Law in the Age of Small Wars, p. 119
Frederic H. Marienthal

Privilege or Punish: Criminal Justice and the Challenge of Family Ties, p. 121
Joseph G. Michaels

Trial Handbook, 3d Ed., p. 122
T. Edward Williams

Read a book. Write a review., p. 123

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 143

Matters Resulting in Diversion
Disciplinary Case Summaries for Matters Resulting in Diversion and Private Admonition, p. 147

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 151

Disciplinary Opinion, p. 153

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

Notices, Products, and Services

In Memoriam, p. 131

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services Commitment and Recognition Program, p. 138

Lawyer Referral Resources, p. 140

Attorney Assistance Programs, p. 150

Calendar of Events, p. 175

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