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Judge and advocate

DENVER — The Colorado Supreme Court reversed an accused car thief’s conviction on the basis that the judge had covered for his lawyer during a pretrial proceeding, disqualifying her under the presumption of bias. A new trial before a new judge is warranted.

Read the ruling here.

Categories / Appeals, Briefs, Courts, Criminal, Trials

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