"CICA is strictly a grassroots driven group,
as we represent private enterprise and the true
cattle growers of Colorado."

La Junta Good Neighbor Forum

Saturday, September 22, 2007

Otero Junior College Student Center
1802 Colorado Avenue, La Junta, Colorado
9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Don't Forget to Register by September 17, 2007

Lunch will be provided with registration fee.

Guest Speakers

Jim Beers

Returning speaker to the Good Neighbor Forum,
Jim Beers. 

Jim Beers, a nationally recognized authority on ESA, will bring you the facts on how non-government groups have conjoined with the Federal Government in using the Endangered Species Act (and other methods) to steal your water and land.

Jim Beers is a retired US Fish & Wildlife Service Wildlife Biologist, Special Agent, Refuge Manager, Wetlands Biologist, and Congressional Fellow. He was stationed in North Dakota, Minnesota, Nebraska, New York City, and Washington DC.  He also served as a US Navy Line Officer in the western Pacific and on Adak, Alaska in the Aleutian Islands.  He has worked for the Utah Fish & Game, Minneapolis Police Department, and as a Security Supervisor in Washington, DC.  He testified three times before Congress; twice regarding the theft by the US Fish & Wildlife Service of $45 to 60 Million from State fish and wildlife funds and once in opposition to expanding Federal Invasive Species authority.  He resides in Centreville, Virginia with his wife of many decades.

Corey Ciocchetti

Dr. Ciocchetti will be one of the featured speakers at the Good Neighbor Forum on September 22, 2007 in La Junta, CO.

You do not want to miss him.  Get this date on your calendar now!

An Assistant Professor of Business Ethics and Legal Studies in the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver, Corey A. Ciocchetti is one of the University’s most popular and highest-rated professors. Corey joined DU after graduating with a law degree from Duke University School of Law, a Masters degree in Religious Studies and two Bachelors degrees in Finance and Economics – summa cum laude – from the University of Denver.  In August 2006, Corey won the Charles Hewitt Master Teacher competition at the national meeting of the Academic of Legal Studies in Business and, in March 2007, Corey was awarded the Outstanding Professor of the Year Award by the University of Denver Alumni Association. He currently teaches classes on Business Ethics, Business Law, Employment Law and Constitutional Law in a department ranked by the Wall Street Journal as third in the world for producing students with high ethical standards. Corey also speaks to thousands of individuals each year about “authentic success” and living an ethical life and is the author of the book Real Rabbits: Chasing An Authentic Life.

The Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site Expansion will be the first item discussed on September 22nd. 

Those speakers will be:

  • Mack Louden, Branson, CO, business-owner and rancher
  • Kennie Gyurman, Model, CO, rancher who's ranch was condemned previously by the US Army
  • Kimmi Lewis, Kim, CO, business-owner and rancher, R-CALF USA Private Property Rights National Chairman.
  • Also returning to the Good Neighbor Forum is Dr. Chuck Leaf, water engineer on the South Platte River, who will discuss water rights.


For more information on the La Junta Good Neighbor Forum,
contact: judykay1218@starband.net or call 719-384-8209

For more information on the Good Neighbor Law, check out the website: www.goodneighborlaw.com