Tag Archives: Watchdog.org

  1. Judicial branch a finalist for another dubious award. Colorado Supreme Court Chief Justice Nancy Rice has repeatedly refused to discuss the court’s transparency policies. This is not Liberty And Justice For All.

    March 18, 2016 by Lulu

    NO ACCOUNTABILITY: Colorado Supreme Court Chief Justice Nancy Rice heads the branch that was granted the dubious honor of being …
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  2. NO ACCOUNTABILITY: Colorado Supreme Court Justices, like Chief Justice Nancy Rice, write rules for judicial discipline despite working as state judges.The Honest Judge Amendment would curb the judicial discipline system’s conflict of interest and move judicial discipline to the states’ Independent Ethics Commission.

    January 7, 2016 by Lulu

    Photo by Arthur Kane COURT ETHICS: The Colorado Supreme Court overseas the department that investigates judges, but a Denver attorney …
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  3. Colorado Courts lack of accountability, transparency highlighted: Colorado Supreme Court Justice Nancy Rice makes Watchdog list of “Scariest People of 2015″

    December 30, 2015 by Lulu

    NO ACCOUNTABILITY: The Colorado courts have exempted themselves from open records laws and Chief Justice Nancy Rice has refused repeated requests to …
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  4. TRANSPARENCY ADVOCATE: State Sen. John Kefalas is looking at legislation to expand records accessibility.

    December 18, 2015 by Lulu

    A state senator plans legislation next session requiring that electronic databases be released in the same format as governments are keeping …
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  5. Video: Devil’s Advocate-Transparency and Open Records in the Colorado Judicial Branch

    October 22, 2015 by Lulu

    Video- Devil’s Advocate: Transparency and Open Records in the Colorado Judicial Branch

  6. Colorado lawmakers formulating plan for judicial records transparency

    September 29, 2015 by Lulu

    Colorado lawmakers are about a month away from draft legislation that, if it makes into law next year, will put …
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  7. Colorado courts set interim policy for open records

    August 22, 2015 by Robin

    “Even in regard to law enforcement officers, the public is entitled to as much information as possible in … internal …
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  8. Colorado judicial branch refuses documents others provide because of the judicial department’s exemption from CORA.

    August 22, 2015 by Robin

    Judicial attorney Terri Morrison in April denied the key card logs citing security concerns, but said the calendars weren’t available …
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