153 ABA Journal New Mexico articles.
A New Mexico criminal defense attorney has himself been criminally charged in a felony case after allegedly shooting a man in the leg Tuesday morning at or near his Albuquerque…
Aug 29, 2012 4:41 PM CDT
A New Mexico man accused for the seventh time of driving while intoxicated is involved in “a real doozy” of a case this time around, notes the Jul 10, 2012 6:37 PM CDT
Lawyers with the Alliance Defense Fund say they will appeal a decision holding that a Christian photographer’s studio violated New Mexico anti-bias laws by refusing to photograph a lesbian commitment…
Jun 6, 2012 12:26 PM CDT
A confidential malpractice settlement with an unidentified law firm reportedly has helped a con man jailed for wooing women and investors reduce his sentence by 27 years.
A New Mexico…
Mar 16, 2012 4:39 PM CDT
A New Mexico divorce lawyer will have to spend 30 days in jail after security tape caught him helping a client break in to her spouse’s home.
Alamogordo lawyer Raymond…
Mar 15, 2012 3:57 PM CDT
A 10-year-old New Mexico boy was arrested, handcuffed and taken to a juvenile detention center earlier this year simply for “audibly burping” in his physical education class, a lawsuit alleges.
Dec 2, 2011 2:57 PM CST
A New Mexico judge who formerly chaired the state Probate Judge’s Commission has agreed to step down and retire rather than face disciplinary action for her alleged mishandling of cases.
Nov 29, 2011 6:29 PM CST
A special prosecutor in a judicial bribery case is seeking to disqualify New Mexico Chief Justice Charles Daniels from an appeal partly because of an overheard phone conversation at Starbucks.
Oct 14, 2011 12:20 PM CDT
A New Mexico lawyer has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon—his car—for an alleged narrow miss with a judge crossing the street in front of the courthouse.
Oct 6, 2011 11:26 AM CDT
A former judge who was savagely attacked and left for dead in his New Mexico law office 10 days ago is still hospitalized and unable to speak to investigators.
Aug 15, 2011 4:35 PM CDT
Police are seeking the assailant or assailants who reportedly battered a former New Mexico judge in his law office on Friday.
Thomas Fitch, who practices in Socorro with his wife…
Aug 8, 2011 3:41 PM CDT
Corrected: A law firm that twice attempted to collect a debt from a New Mexico woman that she didn’t owe, in a case of mistaken identity, must pay her $1.26…
Aug 1, 2011 5:51 PM CDT
A criminal court chief judge in Albuquerque, N.M., who was accused of raping a prostitute by performing oral sex without her consent has agreed to retire Friday to resolve legal…
Jul 26, 2011 9:26 PM CDT
At a hearing yesterday a New Mexico judge accused of raping a prostitute was called a victim by his defense counsel and the judge hearing the case eliminated his $50,000…
Jul 22, 2011 3:17 PM CDT
A New Mexico judge has been accused of forcing a prostitute to perform a sex act without her consent in an incident she secretly taped.
Judge Pat Murdoch of Albuquerque…
Jul 20, 2011 11:54 AM CDT
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