1. What Should You Look for in an Evans Criminal Law Attorney

    When you find yourself in a sticky situation with the law, it is often quite overwhelming, especially if this is your first time facing charges. One of the first things you will likely decide to do when you are dealing with criminal charges is find a criminal defense attorney. If you already have a lawyer who has handled your will or helped you out during a car accident case, you may be tempted to…Read More

  2. Can You Press Charges For A Crime That Was Committed Years Ago

    Can You Press Charges For A Crime That Was Committed Years Ago?

    For many crimes there is a criminal statute of limitations that limits how long prosecutors have to file criminal charges after the crime has happened. These limits vary depending on the type of crime that was committed. When it comes to misdemeanor charges in Colorado, the statute of limitations can be anywhere from 18 months to five years. However, with many felony charges such as murder, treaso…Read More

  3. Everything You Need to Know About Step Parents’ Legal Rights

    In the past, stepparents have not had very many rights at all when it came to their spouse’s children. However, when the new millennium came around this began to change as states like Massachusetts and yes, Colorado, began to pass legislation in order to help recognize more of the role that stepparents can play in the lives of their stepchildren. While laws absolutely vary from state to state, t…Read More

  4. When Do Police Need a Search Warrant?

    One of the main concerns we have as lawyers is ensuring that you, our client, knows your rights so that you can prevent anyone from taking advantage of you or using the law to justify their own malicious intents. While sometimes it may seem that it is not the case, law enforcement has to abide by your rights, even if you are being arrested. This ensures that the entire arrest process and everythin…Read More

  5. Will Police Begin Using Marijuana Breathalyzers In Coming Years?

    As far as DUI enforcement is concerned, there has been no topic hotter over the last couple of years than that of marijuana breathalyzers. In theory, these devices would work similarly to those that test for alcohol intoxication, testing for a certain threshold of marijuana. However, the problem is that there hasn’t been a surefire way to determine this type of intoxication through a breath test…Read More

  6. The Ins and Outs of Colorado’s Express Consent Law

    If you are new to Colorado or you have never been charged with driving under the influence, you might not have any idea what the Express Consent Law is that DUI statutes operate under in this state. This law means that if an officer has enough reasonable doubt to suspect that you are driving under the influence, you will be required to undergo a blood or breath test after your arrest to determine …Read More

  7. The Difference Between Murder and Homicide

    If you ever spend your spare time watching crime shows on television, it is likely that you have heard the terms ‘murder’ and ‘homicide’ plenty of times.  Unfortunately, you have probably actually heard them being misused just as many times. You see, while most people consider these terms to be synonymous, they actually mean two different things. In fact, the difference between the two is…Read More

  8. The Many Consequences You Don’t Expect From A DUI Conviction

    You’re probably very aware that you can lose your driving privileges when you are convicted of a DUI in Colorado. What you might not know, however, is that there are many ways that a DUI can affect your life other than just needing to count on someone else or public transportation for a period of six months or more. In this post, you can uncover the numerous ways a DUI can turn your life upside …Read More

  9. Co-Parenting During The Summer

    It’s June, which means if your kids aren’t out of school yet, they certainly will be soon. If this happens to be the first summer since your divorce was finalized, you may be a bit concerned about how your parenting plan is going to work out once your kids are on vacation. Here is the thing: as long as you and your ex-spouse are on the same page when it comes to daily routines and any special …Read More

  10. Hiding Assets During Your Divorce Is Illegal

    When you and your spouse decide that getting a divorce is the only way to move forward, you are probably already anticipating many of the issues that could possibly arise and slow down you reaching a settlement. This is definitely the case in situations where the couple has been having issues for quite a while. For instance, if the issues in your marriage have led to your not trusting your spouse …Read More