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Denver cop arrested for luring a child over the Internet

Denver, CO - Denver PD is once again hit by scandal. This time it is not about beating up peaceful protesters. It’s worse than that. Denver cop Timothy Hyatt, 45, turned himself in last week following accusations of luring a child on the Internet.…
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Father of Aurora teen shot by former officer files wrongful death lawsuit

Denver, CO - The father of Peyton Blitstein, the 17-year-old boy shot and killed by a former police officer last November in Aurora, filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the man. The lawsuit filed by Todd Blitstein in Arapahoe County District…
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Pitfalls to avoid when suing a Denver nursing home for wrongful death

Denver, CO - Most people that end up in nursing homes and other types of assisted living facilities are old, fragile, or battling severe illnesses. Their families are well aware their loved ones may not have long left to live, but they want…
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All about filing an excessive force complaint against Denver police

Denver, CO - The use of excessive force is one of the most common types of police misconduct in Denver. Following the massive George Floyd protests in 2020, there have been dozens of complaints of police brutality, but there are many, many other…
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City of Denver approves $100K settlement for racial profiling incident

Denver, CO - The Denver City Council recently agreed to pay $100,000 to a black driver who was the victim of a racial profiling incident back in 2020. The incident took place on April 17, 2020, when Keilon Hill (who was 25 at the time) was involved…
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What is the average wrongful death settlement in Denver?

Denver, CO - Losing someone you love in an accident is a terrible tragedy and no one is ready to discuss their loss in terms of money, yet this is something you must do if you’re going to file a wrongful death claim against those responsible.…
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Colorado family sues police over Olde Town Arvada fatal shooting

Denver, CO - One year after the death of Good Samaritan Johnny Hurley, his mother is suing the Arvada Police Department for killing the young man whose only fault was that he tried to do the job local officers were unable to do - protect innocent…
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This is how you can sue for medical malpractice in Denver

Denver, CO - People go to a doctor to be diagnosed and healed, but sometimes things can go wrong. Awfully wrong. When someone dies following a medical intervention gone wrong, the surviving relatives can file a medical malpractice suit. However,…
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Mayoral candidate sues City of Denver over police excessive force incident

Denver, CO, July 15, 2022 - Mayoral candidate and civil rights activist Terrance Roberts sued the city of Denver for police excessive force after being pepper sprayed in the face during a protest. The lawsuit is directed against three police…
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Tips on finding an immigrant in a Georgia detention facility

Atlanta, GA - An undocumented alien risks being arrested at any time and when that happens the family will often struggle to find them in a detention facility in Georgia. The family needs to act fast because the conditions inside these facilities…
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Denver Court of Appeals upholds right to film the police

Denver, CO - Just one week after Arizona banned people from filming the police up close, the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver ruled that the First Amendment gives people the right to record law enforcement agents as they do their work…
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$300,000 settlement in outrageous Colorado prison abuse case

Denver, CO - The Federal Bureau of Prisons has agreed to pay $300,000 to settle a prison abuse lawsuit brought by a diabetic prisoner who was deprived of insulin at the ADX Florence facility. In 2004, Seifullah Chapman, a member of the so-called…
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Excessive force lawsuit filed over arrest of Colorado 14-year-old girl

Denver, CO - The father of a Colorado teenage girl filed an excessive force lawsuit against three police officers in Loveland, who arrested her in 2020. According to the lawsuit filed by Mr. Jon Siers’ legal team, the officers slammed the…
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Is it police brutality when Denver cops use dogs as weapons?

Denver, CO - Local mass media regularly posts heart-warming stories about police dogs going into retirement with full honors and a cake, but you’ll rarely find articles about police brutality cases involving a K9. Can someone file a police…
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How do you fight false arrest in Denver?

Denver, CO - Over the past few years there’s been a lot of talk on police brutality, but there are many other types of police misconduct, such as false arrest or coercive interrogation, that can cause even more harm than a Taser or a chokehold.…
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How are wrongful death settlements divided in Colorado?

Denver, CO - When someone is killed in a tragic accident caused by someone else’s negligence, shared grief will bring a family together, but when one of them brings up a possible wrongful death lawsuit, they may not all be on the same page.…