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Do I Have to Get a Lawyer? Can I Just Represent Myself?

Do I Really Need a Lawyer? You or a loved one may have never been charged with a crime before, and suddenly there's an arrest and criminal charges, and now you have no idea what the process is or what happens next. So,...

There Are No Liars in Colorado Courts

(PART I: ODD LAWS IN COLORADO) In courtroom dramas on TV or in the movies, there's often a scene where a witness, even after swearing on a stack of Bibles and his dead mother's grave that he will tell the truth, the...

The Right to Bear Nunchucks and Throwing Stars in Colorado

(PART II: ODD LAWS IN COLORADO) The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles burst onto television in America in 1987, launching the characters into mainstream popularity and becoming one of the most popular cartoons in television...

How Many Points Do I Have On My License?

Most states (but not all states) have what we call a "point system" used to track traffic offenses and ultimately drivers who accumulate too many points in a certain period of time can lose their license. One question I'm...

DUI Classes in Colorado

Many people charged with a DUI are surprised to learn that as part of their sentence in the criminal side of the case, they have to undergo mandatory classes. Moreover, depending on an individual's situation, they may be...

An Out-of-State Visitors Guide to Marijuana Laws in Colorado

UPDATED NOVEMBER 12, 2020. The State of Colorado updated its marijuana laws, legalizing the possession and sale of marijuana on December 10, 2012, by passing Amendment 64. This made Colorado one of two places in the...

DUI Classes in Colorado. An Overview of Level II Education and Therapy

If you receive a DUI charge in Colorado, chances are, you'll have to do some kind of DUI classes/therapy through a state-certified treatment provider. In fact, it's possible to have the criminal charges outright dismissed...

How Much “Good Time” do I get in El Paso County, CO

One question I'm frequently asked when dealing with jail or work release, is how much good time do I get? The short answer is, it depends, but I'll break it down and try to provide a way for you to calculate the amount of...