Kurt Riggin.A fresh development in the bizarre case of Kurt Riggin, a self-proclaimed tribal chief and attorney accused of the improper practice of law plus a string of charges related to his defense of a medical marijuana patient in Park County. A judge has recommended that Riggin's claim of ... More >>
Photo by Timothy TiptonRiggin goes to court in 2007.Last month, we told you the bizarre story of Kurt Riggin, who's been charged before the Colorado Supreme Court with illegally practicing law -- although supposedly not for advocating on behalf of a medical marijuana patient in Park County, w ... More >>
Photo by Timothy TiptonKurt Riggin heads to the Supreme Court.The Colorado Supreme Court has played host to some odd hearings over its history -- but few have been more unusual than the May 14 proceeding involving Kurt Riggin. Riggin, who identifies himself as a tribal chief and judge of the ... More >>
Mark Brennan: Let the hell-freezing begin.When a state disciplinary judge suspended Mark Brennan's license to practice law for a year, finding that he intentionally engaged in "obstreperous behavior" in winning a $1.2 million federal verdict against the City of Denver, one requirement for rei ... More >>
Photo by Mark MangerMark Brennan is facing some unpleasant music.The Colorado Supreme Court's disciplinary judge has finally issued a ruling in the long-running saga of Mark Brennan, the pugnacious attorney who won a $1.2 million judgment against the City of Denver in 2006 -- only to see it t ... More >>
Mark Brennan. Photo by Mark Manger. It began with Presiding Disciplinary Judge William Lucero slapping attorney Mark Brennan with two contempt citations. It ended with Brennan leaning into opposing counsel Kim Ikeler, moving him bodily away from the podium and calling him "a little piece of shit." ... More >>
The child-protection system wants to shut down family-rights activist Suzanne Shell. And vice versa.
A judge and a prosecutor in Gilpin County are after a new breed of criminals: jurors and defense attorneys.