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Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke perform onstage during the 56th annual GRAMMY Awards Pre-GRAMMY Gala and Salute to Industry Icons honoring Lucian Grainge at The Beverly Hilton on January 25, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS)

‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict Likely To Alter Music Business

A jury’s verdict that Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke copied Marvin Gaye’s music to create their hit song “Blurred Lines” won’t just be felt by the singer’s pocketbooks — it has the potential to change how musicians work and could open the door to new copyright claims.

03/11/2015

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Group Backs Off Plan To Put Fracking Ban On Colorado Ballot

An activist group on Thursday backed off its earlier announcement that it would to try to get a statewide ban on hydraulic fracturing on the Colorado ballot and said it would instead try to persuade Gov. John Hickenlooper to halt the practice.

02/26/2015

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Colorado Faces Lawsuit From Residents Over Legal Marijuana

Colorado already is being sued by two neighboring states for legalizing marijuana. Now, the state faces an additional federal lawsuit from its own citizens.

02/19/2015

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Fort Collins Panhandler Opts Out Of ACLU Lawsuit Against City

The City of Fort Collins is facing a lawsuit over panhandling. The American Civil Liberties Union claims the city’s new ordinance, which limits where people can ask for money, is illegal.

02/11/2015

Joan and Melissa Rivers in 2013 (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for VH1)

Melissa Rivers Files Lawsuit In Mother Joan Rivers’ Death

The lawsuit filed in Manhattan State Supreme Court paints a picture of a careless, cocky staff of doctors who ran roughshod over Rivers while she was unconscious, and it suggests that she died because of their incompetence.

01/27/2015

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Canon City Inmate Sues NFL For $89 Billion

Apparently a passionate Dallas Cowboys fan, Terrance Hendrix is suing for the overturned Dez Bryant catch in the NFC playoffs game against the Green Bay Packers.

01/23/2015

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NE & OK Pot Lawsuit Fails The Common Sense Test

The lawsuit announced Thursday from Nebraska and Oklahoma may be heard by the U.S. Supreme Court, but the case already fails the common sense test.

12/18/2014

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Woman Alleging Her Lawyer Forced Her Into Sex Says She ‘Had No Choice’

A woman who has filed a lawsuit against a Denver attorney told CBS4 she was forced into sex.

11/07/2014

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Attorney Accused Of Luring Clients Into Polygamous Lifestyle Has Drug Use In Past

A high-profile DUI attorney, recently accused of luring his clients into a polygamist lifestyle, has been previously sued and suspended for similar claims.

11/06/2014

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Lawyer Accused Of Luring Women Into Polygamous Lifestyle

A high profile defense attorney in Denver faces allegations he traded legal services for sex.

10/31/2014

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