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  • 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
  • Court Fees

    Filing fees and costs in Colorado state courts. Content Detail

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    State of Colorado Judicial Branch
  • Probate Forms - Colorado Courts

    Forms for probate issues such as estate, mental health, guardianships and conservatorships. Content Detail

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    State of Colorado Judicial Branch
  • What to do when someone dies: Responsibilities of the Personal Representative and Trustee Under Probate

    Dealing with the loss of a loved one is difficult. The goal of this chapter in the CBA Senior Law Handbook is to provide you with some important information that may hopefully make the days and weeks after the passing a little easier. Content Detail

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    Colorado Bar Association - Senior Law Handbook
  • Estate Planning

    These chapters (15 16 & 19) of the Senior Law Handbook has information such as the following: distribution of assets, ownership of property, estate planning techniques, taxes, funeral issues and more. The Senior Law Handbook is a project of the Colorado Bar Association's Elder Law and the Trust and Estate Sections.) Content Detail

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    Colorado Bar Association - Senior Law Handbook
  • Tips for Older Adults on Living Trusts

    This fact sheet will give you basic information about living trusts and wills, and describes some of the most common scams. Content Detail

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    National Consumer Law Center
  • Medical Advance Directives

    Once you've clicked on the link go to page 303. This chapter of the Senior Law Handbook has information such as the following: Living Will, Medical Power of Attorney, C.P.R. Directives, Organ Donation, and more. (The Senior Law Handbook is a project of the Colorado Bar Association's Elder Law Forum Committee and the Community and Civil Affairs Committee of the Trust and Estate Section.) Content Detail

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    Colorado Bar Association - Senior Law Handbook
  • 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
  • Senior Citizen's Resources

    The following topics are covered on this site: Consumer Protection for Seniors Education, Jobs and Volunteerism for Seniors End-of-Life Issues Federal and State Agencies for Seniors Health for Seniors Housing for Seniors Laws and Regulations Concerning Seniors Money and Taxes for Seniors Retirement Content Detail

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    usa.gov
  • What is a Will?

    This website answers questions such as what is a will, why you need a will, and more. Click on the website for information. Content Detail

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    AARP Legal Issues
  • Public Access: Court Records Searches

    Records of the court available on the Internet. Content Detail

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    Colorado Judicial Branch
  • 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