Legal Advice for Public Records — 26 results
Written by attorney Richard Ackerman, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Determine What it is That You are Looking For As a citizen, many things about government may concern you (i.e., taxes, safety, policies, zoning, etc.). You need to focus on exactly what... more
Written by attorney Albert Cohen, about 1 year ago.
A last will and testament explains what you want to happen with your assets after your death, appoints guardians for your children, the person responsible for handling financial affairs,... more
Written by attorney Andrew Bashi, 12 months ago.
The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) is a powerful tool that, in the interest of safeguarding democracy, allows the public great access to government records. This guide provides tips that... more
Written by attorney Jessica Peck, over 1 year ago.
Under the Colorado Open Records Act, you may obtain public records from any government agency in the state. All you need to do is make a written request for specific records and cite the... more
Written by attorney Yekaterina Mesic, over 3 years ago.
Definition: Expungement occurs when a Court orders the physical destruction of a criminal record or part of the record by any criminal justice agency in possession of that record.
Written by Avvo Staff, 4 months ago.
Divorce records are typically public. At minimum, you will be able to find out whether two individuals are divorced. However, if records are sealed, anyone who is not a party to the case... more
Written by attorney Peter Morris, about 1 year ago.
As used in this Article:
(1) "Alcoholism" is the state of a person who habitually lacks self-control as to the use of alcoholic beverages, or uses alcoholic beverages... more
Written by attorney Edward Kotkin, over 1 year ago.
Here's a link to my PowerPoint presentation, delivered on 12/1/11 to the Public Agency Risk ManagersAssociation (PARMA) at the Southern California Chapter's Holiday Meeting.
PowerPoint to... more
Written by attorney Timothy R. Miley, 8 months ago.
All commercial truck drivers are liable for recording their hours of service, and many motor carriers require the use of an automatic on-board recording device. The following information... more
Written by attorney Jonathan Lucero, about 1 year ago.
When an individual is arrested they are taken to the Denver jail (Van Cise-Simonet DetentionCenter)to be "booked." Upon arriving at the Van Cise-Simonet Detention Center prisoners are... more