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Self Help Legal Info

  • Consumer Rights in Bankruptcy, Debt and Garnishment Issues

    Information regarding consumer rights for different types of debt, collection agencies, and bankruptcy. It explains garnishment laws and has a list of organizations that may be able to help you file a complaint against creditors. (Last updated Jan. 2017) Content Detail

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    Colorado Legal Services - Fort Collins
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  • What Income is Protected from Garnishment?

    When someone is suing you, or threatening to sue you, you need to know if your income can be taken to pay any judgment that might be entered against you. Certain types of income are protected from garnishment, meaning a creditor cannot not take specific income or limited amounts of income. (In review Sept. 2017) Content Detail

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    Colorado Legal Services
  • Colorado Courts - Garnishment

    Forms and information regarding garnishment Content Detail

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    State of Colorado Judicial Branch
  • Do It Yourself Legal Help

    The Denver Bar Association offers do-it-yourself (pro se) litigant clinics on - Bankruptcy, Divorce, Small Claims, Collections and more. The clinics help in understanding legal processes and forms. They don't provide legal advice nor will they directly help in form completion. Clinics are information-only, NOT legal advice. Content Detail

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    Denver Bar Association
  • Need Help Managing Your Debt?

    Provides help to people dealing with stressful financial situations. Content Detail

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    National Foundation for Credit Counseling
  • Request that the Court Waive Your Filing Fees

    Complete the form to request your filing fees be waived, and find links to the instructions and forms on the Colorado Judicial (courts) site. Read More

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    Colorado Legal Services
  • Are you a Victim of Domestic Violence or Stalking In Colorado

    If so, 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

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    Colorado Legal Services
  • Talk with a Lawyer on Line 9

    Call in (look at link for schedule) for information about legal and other problems. Content Detail

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    Channel 9 News in Denver, Colorado
  • Representing Yourself in Court

    An introduction for people who are appearing in court without an attorney. Content Detail

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    Colorado Judicial Branch - Pro Se and Customer Service Committees
  • Public Access: Court Records Searches

    Records of the court available on the Internet. Content Detail

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    Colorado Judicial Branch
  • Office of Dispute Resolution

    The ODR exists to establish and make available conflict resolution programs and services within the Colorado Judicial Branch. Content Detail

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    Colorado Judicial Branch
  • A Chance to Talk with an Attorney

    Please read the below for more information. Read More

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    Alpine Legal Services
  • Colorado Courts at a Glance

    Provides an overview of Colorado's state courts and the justice system in order to help you better understand how the courts function and what rights you have in the courts. Content Detail

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    State of Colorado Judicial Branch
  • Justice Corps Colorado Springs

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

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    Justice Corps Colorado Springs