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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
  • 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

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    Colorado State University Cooperative Extension
  • Tenant/Landlord Counseling

    Jeffco Action Center's Tenant / Landlord Counseling program offers call-in service concerning tenant or landlord rights and obligations under Colorado law. Experienced and qualified individuals provide free assistance to clients needing help on tenant landlord issues. Content Detail

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    Jeffco Action Center, Inc.
  • Landlord Tenant Information

    This site provides information about what can be done to set up a good landlord/tenant relationship. (Click on the website, then click on 'Landlord/Tenant Info' on the left side of the page.) Content Detail

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    Office of the Sheriff, Eagle County Colorado
  • Renter's Kit

    If you know your rights, apartment hunting doesn't have to be a hassle. This site has information about your rights and responsibilities, budgeting, where to receive housing assistance and counseling, and more. Content Detail

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    U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
  • Request that the Court Waive Your Filing Fees

    This links to the instructions and forms on the Colorado Judicial (courts) site regarding how to complete the information you need to ask the courts to waive your filing fees. Content Detail

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    Colorado Legal Services
  • Safe Housing for the Elderly

    Quick facts, including information about shelter and protection, comfort and self-expression, safety issues, condition of living area and more. Content Detail

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    Colorado State University Cooperative Extension
  • 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

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    USA Cops
  • Security Deposit audio presentation

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    Colorado Legal Services - Denver, CO
  • A Chance to Talk with an Attorney

    Please read the below for more information. Read More

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    Alpine 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
  • Are you 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

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    Colorado Legal Services
  • Breaking a Lease - What You Need to Know

    Your responsibilities when breaking a lease. Read More

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    Colorado Legal Services
  • Can a Landlord Take a Tenant's Property?

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

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    Colorado Legal Services