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Law Office of Kimberly Diego
The Law Office of Kimberly Diego in Denver, CO provides outstanding criminal defense for residents of Colorado who have been accused of criminal activity. Ms. Diego represents juvenile and adult clients who are facing felony and misdemeanor charges, including but not limited to DUI, domestic violence, drug crimes, sex crimes, violent crimes, and white-collar crimes. Ms. Diego works diligently to ensure that all clients receive a fair trial and the utmost in astute, intelligent criminal defense.
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Behaviors That May Be Red Flags for Domestic Violence

Behaviors That May Be Red Flags for Domestic Violence | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it

All too often, abusive relationships start with a few minor issues that escalate into psychological or physical abuse on the part of one or both individuals.

 

 

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Why a DUI Charge Doesn’t Necessarily Mean a Conviction

Why a DUI Charge Doesn’t Necessarily Mean a Conviction | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it

Being convicted for a DUI can result in some life-altering consequences. A first repercussion with a significant impact on your lifestyle is that you may lose your license, making it more difficult for you to get to work and earn a living.

 

 

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Colorado Police Crack Down on Property Crimes

Colorado Police Crack Down on Property Crimes | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it

Local law enforcement agencies in Colorado are focusing on solving property crimes, such as motor vehicle thefts and burglaries, by sending DNA evidence to a new forensics lab in Boulder.

 

 

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What Police Officers Can and Can’t Do at a DUI Stop in Colorado

What Police Officers Can and Can’t Do at a DUI Stop in Colorado | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it

What Police Officers Can and Can’t Do at a DUI Stop in Colorado


Think back to a situation when you had one beer with co-workers for happy hour, had some wine with your dinner at a restaurant, or sipped

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What You Need to Know about Restraining Orders in Coloradoa

What You Need to Know about Restraining Orders in Coloradoa | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it

A protective order, more commonly known as a restraining order, can have long-term consequences that neither the person filing the order nor the person whom the order applies to

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Canadian Woman Faces Theft Charges for Rescuing Neglected Dog

Canadian Woman Faces Theft Charges for Rescuing Neglected Dog | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it

If you were asked to define the word “theft,” you’d probably say something like, “taking property that belongs to someone else” or “depriving someone of their belongings with no intention

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States Legalize Pot – Not So Fast, Say Cities - HG.org

States Legalize Pot – Not So Fast, Say Cities - HG.org | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it
According to Bob Ferguson, the Attorney General of the state of Washington, it’s completely legal for cities and other local governments that don’t want marijuana to be legal in their area to enact la
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Teen Shoplifting: Minor Thrills, Major Punishment

Teen Shoplifting: Minor Thrills, Major Punishment | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it
Teenagers are fearless - they are more likely than any age group to drink and drive or try drugs. In their quest for adventure and adrenaline, they seem to stop
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Victory for Those Wrongly Charged with a DUI in Montana -

Victory for Those Wrongly Charged with a DUI in Montana - | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it
Victory for Those Wrongly Charged with a DUI in Montana No one disputes the fact that driving under the influence is a dangerous and irresponsible behavior that deserves punishment and needs to be stopped. More than a million people are…
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The Link Between Alcohol and Domestic Violence Crimes - HG.org

The Link Between Alcohol and Domestic Violence Crimes - HG.org | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it
Someone who drinks excessively and then commits a domestic violent crime probably isn’t thinking about the legal consequences of their actions.
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Is the Criminal Justice System at War with the Poor?

Is the Criminal Justice System at War with the Poor? | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it
There is a truism in the American legal system that most people have known forever: money buys freedom. What does that mean? Take a quick look at the demographics of the nearly seven million people “under the supervision of adult correctional systems” in 2012 and many things will become clear quickly. First, there’s a huge …
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Why Might Your License Be Suspended in Colorado

Why Might Your License Be Suspended in Colorado | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it
Although DUI charges are probably the most well-known reason for driver’s license suspension, they’re certainly not the only reason you can get your license suspended in Colorado (or anywhere in the...
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Poverty and Disproportionate Penalties for Petty Crimes

Poverty and Disproportionate Penalties for Petty Crimes | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it

If you make Denver County’s median household income (about $49,000) and get hit with a traffic ticket or court fees for a misdemeanor, you could likely resolve the issue without significant financial suffering.

 

 

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Police in Arizona Escalate Professor’s Jaywalking to an Assault Charg

Police in Arizona Escalate Professor’s Jaywalking to an Assault Charg | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it

Chances are that, at some point in the past, you’ve crossed the street or stepped off the sidewalk when you didn’t have the right of way.

 

 

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In the State of Colorado, Stalking Is Domestic Violence

In the State of Colorado, Stalking Is Domestic Violence | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it

Some people jokingly refer to a friend as a “stalker” if they coincidentally meet around town. The idea of stalking is even played for laughs in some movies and TV shows, such as Wedding Crashers and Flight of the Conchords.

 

 

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Blogs Provide Insights into World of Serial Shopliftin

Blogs Provide Insights into World of Serial Shopliftin | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it

For some shoplifters, stealing from a retailer is a one-time thing—a mistake made due to peer pressure, stress, or other situational factors.

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Coloradoans Seem to Be Heeding “Drive High, Get a DUI” Mess

Coloradoans Seem to Be Heeding “Drive High, Get a DUI” Mess | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it

Since legalizing recreational marijuana, Colorado policymakers have been focusing on some of the implications of this policy, including the potential for stoned driving.

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Is “Affluenza” On Its Way Out as a Defense? -

Is “Affluenza” On Its Way Out as a Defense? - | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it
Is “Affluenza” On Its Way Out as a Defense? “I’m too rich” may soon be on its way out as a criminal defense, at least in California. That’s because California Assemblyman Mike Gatto has introduced a bill that would prevent…
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Customers, Know Your Rights While Shopping! -

Customers, Know Your Rights While Shopping! - | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it
Customers, Know Your Rights While Shopping! Tucked away in the back of Macy’s flagship store in New York City, there is a room that looks more like a jail than a wing of a department store.With wooden benches and holding…
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Number of Exonerations Points to Problem of False Confessions - HG.org

Number of Exonerations Points to Problem of False Confessions - HG.org | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it
There were 87 exonerations last year—more than have ever been recorded in the past 25 years. In 27 of those cases, it was determined that no crime even occurred, and in 15 cases, it was revealed that
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Facial Recognition Software Raises Questions About Privacy

Facial Recognition Software Raises Questions About Privacy | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it
Software that can scan a person’s “face print” and quickly identify them is no longer just a science fiction concept—and it’s becoming increasingly ubiquitous.


Facebook uses facial recognition software to suggest tags for people in photos, the international airport in Sochi invested in the software in
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Would a 106-year Suspension Stop You from Driving Drunk? -

Would a 106-year Suspension Stop You from Driving Drunk? - | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it
Would a 106-year Suspension Stop You from Driving Drunk?


As anyone who has ever been injured or lost a family member or friend to a drunk driver knows, even one person operating a vehicle while intoxicated is one too many. There are far too many “real” accidents out there already for law enforcement officers, victims, and regular people to deal without tacking on something like drunk driving that is completely preventable. What does that mean? That the only reason it keeps occurring – and people keep suffering – is because we let it.
 
In 2011, the number of people killed by drunk drivers in the United States fell below 10,000 for the first time ever. Not surprisingly, MADD – one of the organizations leading the fight against driving while intoxicated – celebrated the news and even tooted their own horn a bit, reminding the public that driving fatalities involving drunkenness have gone down by more than a     quarter since they launched a new campaign in 2006.…
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The Link Between Alcohol and Domestic Violence Crimes - HG.org

The Link Between Alcohol and Domestic Violence Crimes - HG.org | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it
Someone who drinks excessively and then commits a domestic violent crime probably isn’t thinking about the legal consequences of their actions.
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Is Prosecution Always the Best Way to Stop Domestic Violence? - HG.org

Is Prosecution Always the Best Way to Stop Domestic Violence? - HG.org | Law Office of Kimberly Diego | Scoop.it
Everyone knows that domestic violence is a significant problem in our country, mainly for women. Things have slowly been getting better in recent years due to changes in the law and raising awareness
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