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How Much Cocaine Is a Misdemeanor in Colorado?

Were you recently caught with cocaine in Colorado? The quantity of cocaine and other factors will determine if you are charged with a misdemeanor or felony offense. Unfortunately, even a tiny amount of unlawful cocaine possession can land you in hot water in Colorado. Law enforcement, prosecutors, and the courts take cocaine very seriously. If you or someone you...

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Colorado Car Accident Statute of Limitations Overview

Like other states, Colorado has a statute of limitations for filing a car accident lawsuit. This rule often catches deserving victims off guard and may jeopardize their entire claim. At Gerash Steiner Blanton, P.C., our attorneys help file lawsuits within the statute of limitations to give your case the best chance possible. Here are some important facts about the...

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Understanding Colorado’s Move-Over Law

In Colorado, there are dozens of traffic laws ranging from parking violations to reckless driving and DUI. Colorado’s move-over law is up there with some of the most serious traffic offenses. Every state in the country has implemented some form of a move-over law.  It is essential to understand the move-over law to avoid a ticket and to familiarize...

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| Read Time: 4 minutes | Truck Accidents

Average Settlement of a Trash Truck Accident

Garbage trucks or trash trucks are a part of our everyday lives. Because of this, most of us are generally complacent and don’t pay too much to them. However, if you think about it, a trash truck is a large, heavy, dangerous piece of machinery. Any accident involving a garbage truck is considered a trash truck accident. The accident...

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| Read Time: 4 minutes | Car Accident

What Happens If Your Uber Gets in a Car Accident?

Rideshare services such as Uber have become prevalent over the last decade, particularly in cities and metropolitan areas. It is a popular mode of transportation to and from work, appointments, and social gatherings, especially if you wish to indulge in a cocktail or two. With more and more Ubers on the road comes an increase in Uber car accident...

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| Read Time: 4 minutes | Car Accident

Best Car Safety Features to Prevent Accidents in Colorado

According to the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), approximately 92,910 car accidents occurred in Colorado in 2021. Of those accidents, just under 30,000 were front-to-rear accidents, and 21,609 were front-to-side accidents. More than 8,000 crashes involved drivers going the same direction, resulting in a side-to-side impact, and 7,492 involved parked cars. As of August 31, CDOT reports Colorado’s roadways...

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How Much Time Do You Get for Domestic Violence in Colorado?

Domestic violence charges are no laughing matter. Colorado prosecutors take them extremely seriously, and so should you. Even a mere domestic violence accusation can be damaging. A conviction will most certainly have severe repercussions. If you were recently involved in an altercation with your spouse or partner and the police were called, you need to seek help from an...

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Slip and Fall Statute of Limitations in Colorado

A slip and fall can cause various injuries, from broken bones to brain injuries and everything in between. You might have a legal claim if you or your loved one suffered a slip and fall injury because of someone else’s negligence. But you must file your lawsuit within the applicable slip and fall statute of limitations in Colorado. If...

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| Read Time: 4 minutes | Truck Accidents

Common Truck Problems That Lead to Accidents

Semi-trucks and big rigs can cause significant injuries and property damage in an accident. Because these vehicles are dangerous and complex, maintenance checks should be a top priority. When mechanical problems strike, multi-car pileups can happen, ending or forever changing lives.  So what are the common truck problems that lead to accidents in Colorado? In this post, we review...

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What Is the Statute of Limitations on Child Molestation in Colorado?

A violation of Colorado’s child molestation laws is a grave offense. A conviction for any of Colorado’s child molestation offenses means you could go to prison and have to list your name in the Sex Offender Registry. To protect your rights, you should act quickly to retain a highly qualified Colorado child molestation criminal defense lawyer. The Colorado criminal...

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