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Firm Prevails on Precedent Setting Appeal

On January 11, 2016, the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit denied the Defendant’s appeal in Tyler Sanchez v. Joe Ryan Hartley, et al. Benezra & Culver represents Tyler Sanchez, a cognitively disabled man, who was subjected

Posted in Civil Rights Law, Representative Cases

Firm Wins First Amendment Case

On July 16, 2014, Benezra & Culver won another First Amendment case. In that case, the firm represented Sergeant Patrick Cillo, who was a 29- year and outstanding police officer at the Greenwood Village Police Department. In 2007, he formed

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Firm’s Clients Obtain Class Certification Against City of Denver

On August 20, 2010, eight clients represented by Benezra & Culver, P.C., obtained certification of a class of 92 individuals for violation of C.R.S. § 16-3-404, a statute that guarantees all arrestees access to counsel. In Acks, et al. v. City

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Disability Law Firm Wins Unusual Disability Discrimination Settlement

On July 10, 2008, in Candy Wilson v. Alamosa School District, Case No. 06-cv-00607-WDM-CBS, Benezra & Culver prevailed on a disability discrimination claim under the Americans with Disabilities Act on behalf of its client, Candy Wilson. Plaintiff Candy Wilson is a

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