Court rejects Quiet Skies appeal
December 30, 2016
The Colorado Court of Appeals rejected an appeal by Citizens for Quiet Skies and six individual plaintiffs, led by Kimberly Gibbs of Gunbarrel.
The court’s decision, which came just 10 days after the case was argued by attorneys during a Court of Appeals session at Fairview High School, affirmed substantially all of District Judge Judy LaBuda’s ruling.
Judge Roman wrote the opinion for the court and was joined by Judges Lichtenstein and Freyre.
The plaintiffs sued Mile-Hi Skydiving Center, Inc., which operates out of Vance Brand Airport in Longmont, claiming that the noise and vibrat...