HB 1268 - Establishes that the University of Colorado shall conduct feasibility studies and pilot deployments of new and emerging technologies, including unmanned aerial vehicles, that have potential to improve the monitoring, management, conversation, and trading of surface water and groundwater and to reduce inefficiency and waste in the process of recycling, reclaiming, or disposing of produced water and wastewater. View the Bill
HB 1070 – To study drone use by public safety agencies. View the Act
HB 1314 – Prohibits use of unmanned aircraft systems to obstruct public safety operations. View the Act
NACDL has not identified any active legislation for this state.
Previously Introduced Legislation (2020)
HB 1171 – Concerns the establishment of a pilot program to implement a remote camera wildfire alert system. View the Bill
Previously Introduced Legislation (2016)
HB 1020 – Prohibits the use of unmanned aircraft systems within five miles of an airport or a detention facility. View the Bill
Previously Introduced Legislation (2015)
HB 1115 – A person commits the crime of first degree criminal trespass if he or she is not a peace officer or other agent of a state or local government agency acting in his or her official capacity and he or she knowingly and intentionally uses an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) to observe, record, transmit, or capture images of another person when the other person has a reasonable ... View the Bill
Continue reading below
A Defender’s Guide to Federal Evidence: A Trial Practice Handbook for Criminal Defense Attorneys
This Guide to Federal Evidence is the only federal evidence handbook written exclusively for criminal defense lawyers. The Guide analyzes each Federal Rule of Evidence and outlines the main evidentiary issues that confront criminal defense lawyers. It also summarizes countless defense favorable cases and provides tips on how to avoid common evidentiary pitfalls. The Guide contains multiple user-friendly flowcharts aimed at helping the criminal defense lawyer tackle evidence problems. A Defender’s Guide to Federal Evidence is an indispensable tool in preparing a case for trial.
Modern Digital Evidence & Technologies in Criminal Cases
Modern cases need modern defenses, and modern lawyers can't practice with an outdated playbook. This program is a contemporary training that identifies emerging technologies and digital evidence encountered in today's criminal cases and arms you with the tools necessary to combat expert witnesses, prosecutorial overreach, and an uneducated judge and jury. This comprehensive CLE program covers both general aspects of new technologies as well as practical courtroom application and legal challenges to the use of these new technologies.
Top Shelf DUI Defenses: The Law, The Science, The Techniques (2021)
If you are serious about being an effective DUI defense advocate, or if you’re considering adding DUI defenses to your portfolio, you need to know the latest scientific and legal strategies to optimize your success at trial. Learn from the best-of-the-best in the field in this unique CLE Program, updated for 2021.
Defending Modern Drug Cases (2021)
From challenging the arrest and seizure to picking a jury and cross-examining police officers, defense attorneys handling drug cases must be able to construct a defense that will increase the chances of the client getting a positive result for your client.
Effective motion practice, juror selection, and storytelling have never been more important. This seminar will introduce defense counsel to techniques that have been used at recent drug trials to rebut specific claims and overcome the emotion created in today’s criminal legal system.
SB 59 – The bill permits law enforcement to use an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) under the following circumstances: When it receives a search warrant authorizing the use prior to the use; When it is needed to prevent imminent harm to life or to forestall the imminent escape of a suspect or the... View the Bill