2007, Damien LaGoy v. Governor Bill Ritter (Mr. Corry assembled and led a team of attorneys who sued and struck down Colorado’s previous “five patient limit” for caregivers, thus ushering in the modern dispensary industry, State was ordered to pay plaintiffs’ attorney fees).
Civil Litigation/Civil Rights
Lawyers from Corry & Associates have represented and advised numerous business leaders in Colorado’s newest and most exciting industry. In 2010, “5280 Magazine” named Robert J. Corry, Jr. one of “Denver’s Fifty Most Influential Powerbrokers” for building Colorado’s Medical Marijuana Industry through litigation success. Mr. Corry is the only attorney in Colorado who has beaten the government and won both civil rights litigation protecting medical marijuana patients and criminal cases defending patients and caregivers. Sometimes, avoiding litigation is the goal; if so, it can help to have a law firm capable of inspiring respect in the opposing side. Example civil cases include the following: