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New Changes to the Colorado Civil Protection Order Statutes, C.R.S. 13-14-100 et seq.

Posted by on Sep 24, 2013 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on New Changes to the Colorado Civil Protection Order Statutes, C.R.S. 13-14-100 et seq.

Colorado recently made change to the law regarding civil protection orders. The goal of these changes is to provide legal safeguards for more individuals than before. The old statute provided legal remedy mostly for those who were the victim of psychical threats of violence. Now, the statute makes clear that there are many types of abuse that are not necessarily physical that need to be covered under the law. These include: mental and emotional abuse, financial control, property control, and coercion. The Court also increased the...

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Colorado’s New Maintenance Law

Posted by on Sep 5, 2013 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Colorado’s New Maintenance Law

Beginning January 1, 2014, Colorado Courts will  use a new, more detailed, statutory framework for determining the right to maintenance, as well as the amount and duration of that maintenance award. Currently, the Courts’ orders regarding maintenance tend to be inconsistent, since the factors the Court can  consider in determining maintenance are so vague. The new law provides that maintenance shall be calculated according to an established table (See:  Colorado’s New Maintenance Law tables) . Proponents of the law say that...

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Posted by on Jun 5, 2012 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Test Blog

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