P. F. v. WALSH

No. 80SA569.

648 P.2d 1067 (1982)

In re the Matter of P. F., Jr., A Minor, Petitioner-Appellee, v. James WALSH, Director, Pueblo County Department of Social Services, A. L. S., believed to be Ann L. Schmuck, Supervisor; Antoinette Avery, Caseworker; Dr. Haydee Kort, Superintendent of the Colorado State Hospital, Pueblo, Colorado; and Karen Howard, M.D., Child and Adolescent Treatment Center, Colorado State Hospital, Pueblo, Colorado, Respondents-Appellants.

Supreme Court of Colorado, En Banc.

Rehearing Denied August 16, 1982.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Pueblo County Legal Services, Inc., Montie L. Barringer, Mitchell B. Solomon, Pueblo, for petitioner-appellee.

J. D. MacFarlane, Atty. Gen., Richard F. Hennessey, Deputy Atty. Gen., Mary J. Mullarkey, Sol. Gen., Patricia W. Robb, Asst. Atty. Gen., Denver, William Thiebaut, Jr., Sp. Asst. County Atty., Phillip Robert James, Asst. County Atty., Pueblo, for respondents-appellants.

ROVIRA, Justice.

The Pueblo County Department of Social Services (Pueblo Social Services) and the Colorado State Hospital (psychiatric hospital) appeal1 a judgment of the District Court in and for the County of Pueblo holding that section 27-10-103(3), C.R.S. 1973,2 was unconstitutional. We affirm.


P. F., Jr., a thirteen-year-old minor in the legal custody of Pueblo Social Services

Let's get started


Welcome to the leading source of independent legal reporting
Sign on now to see your case.
Or view more than 10 million decisions and orders.

  • Updated daily.
  • Uncompromising quality.
  • Complete, Accurate, Current.

Listed below are the cases that are cited in this Featured Case. Click the citation to see the full text of the cited case. Citations are also linked in the body of the Featured Case.

Cited Cases

  • No Cases Found

Listed below are those cases in which this Featured Case is cited. Click on the case name to see the full text of the citing case.

Citing Cases