ROBERT E. ROBLES: Supreme Court No. 32,854, JSC Inquiry No. 2011-022

Supreme Court grants Commission’s Petition for Immediate Temporary Suspension concerning Hon. Robert E. Robles, Court of Appeals, SCT Docket No. 32,854, JSC Inquiry No. 2011-022. Upon stipulation, Judge Robles was temporarily suspended without pay retroactive to February 16, 2011, until the Commission’s inquiry is resolved or until further order of the Court. The Supreme Court’s file has been unsealed and … Read More

DWIGHT CRENSHAW: Supreme Court No. 32,748, JSC Inquiry No. 2010-113

Supreme Court grants Commission’s Petition to Accept Stipulation Agreement to Permanent Resignation from Judicial Office in Lieu of Further Disciplinary Proceedings concerning Hon. Dwight Crenshaw, Lea County Magistrate Court, SCT Docket No. 32,748, JSC Inquiry No. 2010-113. The resignation is effective December 31, 2010. To download a copy of the order, click here.

LUPE FUENTEZ: Supreme Court No. 32,501, JSC Inquiry No. 2010-109

Supreme Court grants Commission’s Motion to Accept Stipulation Agreement to Permanent Resignation from Judicial Office in Lieu of Further Disciplinary Proceedings concerning Hon. Lupe Fuentez, Dexter Municipal Court, SCT Docket No. 32,501, JSC Inquiry No. 2010-109. The resignation is effective December 28, 2010. Judge Fuentez had been on unpaid temporary suspension since August 5, 2010. To download a copy of … Read More

JAMES T. LOCATELLI: Supreme Court No. 29,508, JSC Inquiry No. 2010-135

Supreme Court grants Commission’s Motion to Accept Stipulation Agreement to Permanent Resignation from Judicial Office in Lieu of Further Disciplinary Proceedings concerning Hon. James Locatelli, Las Cruces Municipal Court, SCT Docket No. 29,508, JSC Inquiry No. 2010-135. The resignation is effective November 20, 2010. To download a copy of the order, click here.

ROBERT M. SCHWARTZ: Supreme Court No. 32,422, JSC Inquiry No. 2009-081

Supreme Court grants Commission’s Petition for Discipline concerning the Hon. Robert M. Schwartz, Second Judicial District Court, SCT Docket No. 32,422, JSC Inquiry No. 2009-081. Judge found to have committed willful misconduct in office and will receive the following discipline: $6,000.00 fine, public reprimand, complete sexual harassment course, and take leave during future medication transitions. The Commission’s cost reimbursement request … Read More