Evidence of inmate’s verbal attacks on prison staff was sufficient for disciplinary conviction.

March 23, 2011

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310 PrisonsEvidence that inmate had referred to Colorado Department of Corrections (DOC) employees with terms such as “wanna-be Nazis” and “doughnut eating, coffee swilling buffoons,” in his grievances about denial of use of microwave oven, was sufficient to support his disciplinary conviction for violation of DOC verbal abuse regulation.
Alward v. Golder, 148 P.3d 424 (Colo. Ct. App. 2006)

Suggested by Aaron Neptune; Student; University of Denver Sturm College of Law; Denver, CO