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Just Out, New Article From Examiner.com

Former Denver mayor Wellington Webb supports nonprofit opposing park land swap

By Caryl Buckstein

Former Denver mayor Wellington Webb has joined a nonprofit battling the city of Denver over the retention of park space, a spokeswoman for the Friends of Denver Parks confirmed Tuesday, December 17.

The nonprofit has taken on the city of Denver, Denver Public Schools and City Clerk Debra Johnson over a land swap of park land between the city and the school district

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Colorado Court of Appeals orders expedited briefs in park land swap case (Video)

By Caryl Buckstein

The Colorado Court of Appeals has ordered expedited briefing in the case pitting a small nonprofit, Friends of Denver Parks, against the City and County of Denver and the Denver Public Schools, the group’s attorney announced late Friday October 18.

John Case, the group’s pro bono attorney, found the order encouraging. “We expect an answer by the end of the year,” said Case, a partner in the Denver law firm Benson & Case LLP.

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