The Supreme Court made the decision in March of this year not to get involved with a state-level lawsuit filed by Nebraska and Oklahoma against Colorado for it’s marijuana legalization law. This ruling was considered a big victory for the cannabis industry and its supporters because it opens doors for more states to adopt similar laws, even though marijuana still is an illegal substance at the Continue Reading
DUI / DWAI and Personal Injury
According to the data from the CDC:
- In 2014, 9,967 people were killed in alcohol-impaired driving crashes, accounting for nearly one-third (31%) of all traffic-related deaths in the United States.
- Over 1.1 million drivers were arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol or narcotics in 2014.
- Drugs other than alcohol (legal and illegal) are involved in about 16% of motor vehicle crashes.
Drunk driving accident cases are particularly complex, often involving extensive medical costs, punitive and exemplary damages.
If you've been injured by a drunk driver or lost family members in a drunk driving accident, our injury attorney can help.
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The Colorado Supreme Court recently upheld a decision that businesses may fire employees for off-job medical marijuana use. The unanimous 6-0 decision halted enthusiasm from marijuana proponents, but clarified a business’ right to create and enforce its own drug policies. The case sprang from an incident involving Brandon Coats, a quadriplegic who answered customer service calls for Dish Continue Reading
Is driving high illegal? The answer to that question is quite simply—yes. The state of Colorado has spent $1 million in the past year on ad campaigns that target high drivers. The "Drive High, Get a DUI" campaign sought to spread awareness about the legality and dangers of driving while stoned. However, a CDOT study found that 21% of recreational marijuana users didn't know it was illegal to Continue Reading
Recently marijuana (in its many forms) has been a popular subject. With more states considering the legalization of medicinal and recreational cannabis, there is no surprise that there is increased discussion. One such topic is hash oil (or cannabis oil for medicinal purposes) — more specifically, butane extracted hash oil (BHO). The process of extracting hash oil involves passing liquid Continue Reading
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