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Self Help Legal Info

  • Colorado Sheriffs' Offices

    This resource directs you to contact information to all Colorado Sheriffs' Offices, they can often help with Service of Process and other civil duties Content Detail

    By:
    USA Cops
  • Housing Information and Referrals

    This organization offers landlord/tenant information and referrals on housing-related issues and free legal services. A subsidized housing list is available free. A Landlord/Tenant Handbook is available for $11.00. Read More

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    Community Housing Services, Inc.
  • Know Your Rights as a Victim of Domestic Violence or Stalking In Colorado

    If you're a victim of domestic violence or stalking, you may have questions about your rights. This fact sheet explains your rights as an employee, a debtor, and a tenant who has been a victim of domestic violence or stalking, and provides a sample letter to send to a landlord if you need to leave your residence because of domestic violence. Read More

    By:
    Colorado Legal Services
  • Renting and Security Deposits

    This site includes information about return of the deposit, retrieving unreturned deposits, filing in the small claims courts and filing a simplified civil action in county court. Content Detail

    By:
    Colorado State University Cooperative Extension
  • Security Deposit audio presentation

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    By:
    Colorado Legal Services - Denver, CO
  • Security Deposits - Information for Renters

    Important steps to take when moving in, moving out, retrieving deposits from landlords, how to file in small claims court and how to file a civil action suit. Note - some links go to .pdf files. You need Adobe Reader to open these files. Go to adobe.com to get a free copy. (Currently the format of the Spanish version is different but has the same information.) Read More

    By:
    Colorado Legal Services
  • A Chance to Talk with an Attorney

    Please read the below for more information. Read More

    By:
    Alpine Legal Services
  • Can a Landlord Take a Tenant's Property?

    Information about landlord liens against tenant's personal property. Read More

    By:
    Colorado Legal Services
  • Justice Corps Colorado Springs

    Staffed by volunteers, the purpose of this program is to supplement the help provided in the Self Help Center of the El Paso County Combined Courthouse for the public in the Pikes Peak region, by helping you gain access to the resources you need to answer your questions regarding family law and other civil matters (not criminal). Read More

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    Justice Corps Colorado Springs
  • Landlords and Lockouts

    What is a lockout and can a landlord lock you out of your rental unit? What can you do if you have been locked out? Can you break the locks if you have been locked out? This resource answers those questions plus includes links to more information. Read More

    By:
    Colorado Legal Services
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Landlord/Tenant Handbook

    This handbook has information on lease agreements, security damages/deposits, repairs/maintenance and evictions. Content Detail

    By:
    City of Longmont
  • Safe and Affordable Housing Available for Elders

    This organization provides rental assistance, care coordination and supportive service to frail elders living in Boulder county. There are some income and other eligibility requirements. Content Detail

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    Project HOPE, a project of Boulder County Aging Services Division and Boulder County Housing Authority
  • Is Small Claims Court Right for You? word

    This page will help you learn about Small Claims rules & laws in Colorado, case filing, form and fee requirements and common legal terms. Content Detail

    By:
    Colorado Judicial Branch
  • Office of Dispute Resolution

    If you have a legal dispute, the Office of Dispute Resolution (ODR) may be able to help. This link will take you to their homepage. The ODR exists to establish and make available dispute resolution programs and services within the Colorado Judicial Branch. Content Detail

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    Colorado Judicial Branch
  • Public Access: Court Records Searches

    Records of the court available on the Internet. Content Detail

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    Colorado Judicial Branch