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Fundraiser for WJDB at Escobar in Aspen

RKV Law and Escobar in Aspen are working together to raise funds for the remaining residents at the Pan and Fork Mobile Home Park in Basalt. More details can be found here.

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What’s the Difference Between Me and You?

I’ve recently spent some time with Pitkin County Sheriff Joe DiSalvo. We have mutual friends in Aspen. This article reinforces why I like him.

Instead of spending his time writing in ALL CAPS about background checks that already occur for law enforcement officers, Garfield County Sheriff Lou Vallario should spend his time improving TRIDENT.

 

Is it OK to Kill Cyclists?

We don’t have as much of a conflict between cyclists and vehicles in urban areas like NYC or San Francisco, but this article is worthy of a read on a Sunday for those in Colorado. It highlights the friction between the intersection of law, people’s perceptions and stereotypes and increase in people cycling. That friction is much more prevalent in Boulder than, say, Aspen, but the theme of the article is nevertheless interesting for all those that drive a car and occasionally get on a bike.