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... The only explanation for the dismissal was that "the State of Nebraska has jurisdiction over the
matter." The minute order made no reference to child custody. ... We conclude the Adams County
District Court never declined child custody jurisdiction on inconvenient forum grounds. ...
... The UCCJEA addresses whether a Colorado court or a non-Colorado court has jurisdiction in
child custody proceedings. See §§ 14-13-101 to -403. ... 423, 425, 535 P.2d 1122, 1123
(1975)(trial judges sitting in trial courts have discretion to make child custody determinations). ...
... Id. Modification statutes, on the other hand, do not do so, because "[i]n the modification
context, the State has a compelling interest to protect the child's need for stability and
to prevent constant litigation in child custody cases." Id. ...