SCT Docket No. S-1-SC-34167, JSC Inquiry Nos. 2011-145 & 2012-121

Supreme Court denies without a hearing former Twelfth Judicial District Court Judge William H. Brogan‘s Motion to Withdraw Order and to Dismiss, SCT Docket No. S-1-SC-34167, JSC Inquiry Nos. 2011-145 & 2012-121. The motion sought to undo Brogan’s stipulation to permanent resignation in lieu of further disciplinary proceedings, which the Supreme Court approved and ordered on May 24, 2013 (see … Read More

SCT Docket No. S-1-SC-35481, JSC Inquiry No. 2013-109

Supreme Court denies Commission’s Petition for Discipline concerning the Hon. Jacqueline Flores, Second Judicial District Court, SCT Docket No. S-1-SC-35481, JSC Inquiry No. 2013-109, following oral argument before the Supreme Court on October 13, 2015. All public documents are available from the Supreme Court Clerk’s Office (505-827-4860). To download a copy of the Supreme Court’s order click here, and for … Read More

SCT Docket No. S-1-SC-29508, JSC Inquiry Nos. 2010-010, 2010-017, 2010-119, 2010-133, 2010-135 & 2010-144

Supreme Court denies without a hearing former Las Cruces Municipal Court Judge James T. Locatelli‘s Motion Seeking Rescission of Order of Permanent Resignation and Prohibition Against Seeking Judicial Office, SCT Docket No. S-1-SC-29508, JSC Inquiry Nos. 2010-010, 2010-017, 2010-119, 2010-133, 2010-135 & 2010-144. All public documents are available from the Supreme Court Clerk’s Office (505-827-4860). To download a copy of … Read More

Supreme Court Docket No. 34,601, JSC Inquiry No. 2013-077

Supreme Court grants Commission’s Petition to Accept Stipulation Agreement and Consent to Discipline concerning Bernalillo Municipal Court Judge Sharon C. Torres, Supreme Court Docket No. 34,601, JSC Inquiry No. 2013-077. The Supreme Court order requires that Judge Torres participate in a formal mentorship and supervised probation for the remainder of her term of office, complete additional training, coordinate with the … Read More

Supreme Court Docket No. 34,915, JSC Inquiry No. 2014-056

Supreme Court grants Commission’s Petition to Accept Stipulation to Permanent Retirement from Judicial Office Effective December 31, 2014 (filed 09-29-14) concerning Second Judicial District Court Judge Kenneth H. Martinez, Supreme Court Docket No. 34,915, JSC Inquiry No. 2014-056. The Supreme Court order makes Judge Martinez’s retirement permanent, forever bars him from holding judicial office in New Mexico, and unseals the … Read More

Supreme Court Docket No. 35,117, JSC Inquiry Nos. 2014-112, 2014-135, 2014-150

Supreme Court grants Commission’s Petition to Accept Stipulation Agreement concerning Rio Arriba County Magistrate Judge Rudy Martin, Supreme Court Docket No. 35,117, JSC Inquiry Nos. 2014-112, 2014-135, 2014-150. The Supreme Court order makes Judge Martin’s resignation permanent effective 12/31/14, forever bars him from holding judicial office in New Mexico, and unseals the Supreme Court’s file in the matter. All public … Read More

Supreme Court Docket No. 30,316, JSC Inquiry Nos. 2014-063 and 2014-075

Supreme Court grants Commission’s Petition to Accept Stipulation to Permanent Retirement in Lieu of Further Disciplinary Proceedings concerning San Miguel County Magistrate Judge Philip J. Romero, Supreme Court Docket No. 30,316, JSC Inquiry Nos. 2014-063 and 2014-075. The Supreme Court order makes Judge Romero’s retirement permanent effective 02/13/15, forever bars him from holding judicial office in New Mexico, and unseals … Read More