Gov. Hickenlooper announces appointment to the 17th Judicial District

DENVER — Thursday, May 19, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today appointed Jaclyn Casey Brown as district court judge in the 17th Judicial District (Adams and Broomfield). Brown will fill the vacancy created by the retirement of the Honorable C. Scott Crabtree.

Brown is currently a partner at Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP, and was an associate with the firm from 2005 to 2012. Brown’s practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, appeals, real estate, land use, and construction matters.

Gov. John Hickenlooper signs bills into law

DENVER — Wednesday, May 18, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper signed these bills into law today.

HB 16-1006, Clarify Tax Exemptions For Housing Authorities. Concerning clarification of the scope of the exemption from government charges for property owned by or leased to a housing authority or owned by, leased to, or under construction by an entity that is wholly owned by an authority, an entity in which an authority has an ownership interest, or an entity in which an entity wholly owned by an authority or of which an authority is the sole member has an ownership interest.

Gov. Hickenlooper orders flags lowered Sunday to observe Peace Officers Memorial Day

DENVER — Friday, May 13, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today ordered flags to be lowered to half-staff on all public buildings statewide on Sunday, May 15 in recognition of Peace Officers Memorial Day during Police Week 2016, and as proclaimed by President Barack Obama. Flags should be lowered from sunrise to sunset.

The full text of the president’s proclamation:

Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release May 13, 2016