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  • April 09, 2019 | Read Time: 2 Minutes

A suspected drunk driver took the life of a pedestrian in a hit-and-run crush early Monday morning. The crash was just after midnight near East Colfax and Kenton Street. A person passing by said a man was unresponsive on the ground near a light pole. Investigators believe the man was in the crosswalk on Colfax...

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  • December 27, 2018 | Read Time: 3 Minutes

The Denver Post is reporting that THC-infused, nonalcoholic beer will hit local dispensaries as soon as Friday. Ceria Brewing Company’s Grainwave Belgian-Style White Ale is set to become available at Green Solutions’ dispensers across Colorado by the end of the week. Priced at $7.95 for a 10-ounce bottle, the product contains 5 milligrams of THC...

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  • October 16, 2018 | Read Time: 2 Minutes

Law enforcement in Fort Collins is investigating an accident that left one female passenger on a motorcycle dead. According to reports of the incident, Fort Collins police received a call at 10:09 a.m. about the collision that took place at the intersection of South College Avenue and Mason Street. Leading up to the accident, a...

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  • September 10, 2018 | Read Time: 2 Minutes

The personal injury attorneys at Denver Trial Lawyers have been upholding the rights of injured plaintiffs for more than a decade, with thousands of cases successfully handled and more than $350 million in verdicts and settlements for our clients. In Denver, Colorado, and all across the United States, clients and our peers know our law...

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  • June 20, 2018 | Read Time: 1 Minute

Porter Adventist Hospital in Denver is under scrutiny after reports surfaced that surgeries at the hospital were being conducted with unsterilized medical tools. The contaminated equipment has led to a spike in infections and medical complications for surgical patients with procedures taking place between January 2017 and April 2018. State and Federal investigators recently released...

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  • December 21, 2017 | Read Time: 2 Minutes

Despite the judicial system in the United States being founded on the “trial by jury,” towards the end of the 1990s, there was a large drop in the amount of jury trials throughout the nation. In all trials — civil and criminal — the percentage of cases that went to trial dropped from 12% in...

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  • December 12, 2017 | Read Time: 2 Minutes

Whenever a claim comes in from a victim seeking compensation from an insurance company for a negligent action, the first thought from the insurance company is to settle with the victim. After all, they get to offer what they believe is a fair amount and they don’t have to worry about what the public will...

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  • December 05, 2017 | Read Time: 2 Minutes

n many civil cases, when injuries arise, there are multiple avenues the victim may take to secure compensation from the negligent party. For centuries,trial by jury has been the foundation of the justice system. However, today it’s far more common for companies to offer settlements to injury survivors to close the case privately. Under this process,...

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  • August 02, 2017 | Read Time: 2 Minutes

The sad truth is that most car accident-related deaths could have been avoided if the parties involved had been more aware of their surroundings. Many drivers might be surprised by some of the risk factors that commonly contribute to everyday automobile collisions. For example, most drivers adjust their rear-view mirrors so both the back of...

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  • July 20, 2017 | Read Time: 2 Minutes

Connecticut was the first state in the United States to pass a speed limit law in 1901. It limited the legal speed of motor vehicles to 12 MPH in cities and 15 MPH on country roads. However, there were laws regarding road speed before cars were even invented. When New York was the colony of...

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