Prosecutor Misconduct No. 1701797566 - 870459475

Zoe Laird
6450 South Revere Parkway
Centennial, Colorado 80111

Date of Offense

November 30, 2023

Reporting Authority

This complaint has been forwarded to the Colorado Bar Association


A three-judge panel for the Court of Appeals agreed the prosecutors' commentary broke a clearly-established rule against penalizing a defendant for taking advantage of his constitutional protections.

Definition of Offense(s)

Prosecutorial misconduct refers to actions by a prosecutor that are unethical, illegal, or violate the rights of a defendant.

Cooperative misconduct refers to a situation where the prosecutor collaborates or conspires with another party, such as the police, to commit misconduct. This type of behavior can include suppressing evidence, withholding information, or engaging in unethical tactics to secure a conviction.