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New Mexico Court of Appeals – Unreported Memorandum Opinions – 2011
This page contains memorandum opinions of the New Mexico Court of Appeals that were not selected for publication in the New Mexico Reports. Please see Rule 12-405 NMRA for restrictions on the citation of unpublished decisions. Please also note that these electronic decisions may contain computer-generated errors or other deviations from the official paper version filed by the Supreme Court and will not include the filing date. The filing date for each decision can be found in the table below.

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Filing DateShort TitleDocket No.
01/04/2011Albuquerque Home Loans v. Bustos30,418
01/04/2011Corliss v. NM Bank & Trust30,653
01/04/2011State v. Lusk30,655
01/05/2011State v. Snider30,209
01/05/2011Ontiveros v. Silva29,892
01/05/2011State v. Castillo28,863
01/10/2011Nunez v. Armstrong General29,522
01/10/2011Cedrins v. Prewitt30,575
01/10/2011State v. Collier29,805
01/11/2011State v. Wink30,666
01/12/2011State v. Zamora29,081
01/12/2011State v. Manzanares29,335
01/12/2011Arias v. Phoenix Insurance30,622
01/12/2011State v. Carrasco30,644
01/12/2011Johnson v. Sun Products30,645
01/12/2011State v. Jimenez30,728
01/12/2011State v. Quiroz28,845
01/13/2011State v. Orozco30,557
01/13/2011Tays v. Lamont30,571
01/13/2011State v. Baker29,698
01/13/2011State v. Paz30,708
01/13/2011Rodarte v. Hoover30,599
01/14/2011Colony Insurance v. Guest30,391
01/14/2011Intelliworks v. Janicke30,757
01/14/2011State v. Rascon30,561
01/18/2011State v. Stevens29,357
01/20/2011State v. Urquizo30,681
01/20/2011State v. Wood29,766
01/20/2011Baca v. Sunset Memorial Park30,661
01/20/2011State v. Higadera30,684
01/20/2011In re Maurx30,696
01/20/2011Gutierrez v. Garly30,212
01/24/2011State v. Alatorre27,923
01/27/2011State v. Perez30,449
01/27/2011State v. St. Peter29,530
01/27/2011Bowen v. Mescalero Apache Tribe29,625
01/28/2011State v. Balandran29,387
01/28/2011Harrison v. Harrison29,398
01/28/2011State v. Pieri29,492
01/31/2011Pena v. Inn of the Mountain Gods29,799
01/31/2011State v. Oakes29,340
01/31/2011Derringer v. Chapel30,616
01/31/2011State v. Alvarez-Baca30,629
01/31/2011State v. Venegas28,894
02/01/2011State v. Medina30,601
02/03/2011Herrera v. Eberline Services28,577
02/04/2011Errico v. St. Vincent Hospital30,695
02/07/2011State v. Urquizo30,596
02/07/2011State v. Chavez30,623
02/07/2011Citimortgage v. Giron30,686
02/07/2011State v. Thompson28,491
02/07/2011Nunn v. Nunn29,132
02/08/2011Cowan v. UNM30,555
02/08/2011State v. Martinez28,761
02/08/2011State v. Zafarano30,739
02/08/2011State v. Vargas30,425
02/09/2011State v. Herrera30,677
02/09/2011State v. Esparza28,911
02/09/2011Barton v. Rivera30,516
02/10/2011Lewis v. Santa Fe30,573
02/10/2011State v. Torres30,139
02/10/2011State v. Zavala29,898
02/14/2011Farmers Ins. Co. v. Chen28,859
02/14/2011State v. Hauck29,462
02/14/2011State v. Williams29,869
02/16/2011Ruidoso v. Garrison30,650
02/16/2011State v. Acevedo30,774
02/16/2011State v. Rios30,732
02/16/2011Parr v. Eridon29,348
02/16/2011Carlson v. Carlson30,758
02/17/2011Gurule v. Ford Motor Co.29,296
02/18/2011State v. Mescal30,784
02/18/2011State v. Little29,731
02/18/2011Cedrins v. Shrestha30,750
02/21/2011State v. Akers29,064
02/21/2011State v. Liello29,606
02/21/2011State v. Gutierrez29,996
02/23/2011Workforce Solutions v Cold Front Distribution30,814
02/23/2011State v. Munoz30,612
02/24/2011State v. Gonzales30,541
02/24/2011State v. Segura28,527
02/24/2011State v. Valdez30,128
02/25/2011State v. Castillo30,693
02/25/2011Oliver v. Walck30,843
02/28/2011State v. Griego28,386; 28,962
03/01/2011Hernandez v. Sears30,777
03/01/2011State v. Reed30,713
03/01/2011Nossaman v. Gilkey30,787
03/01/2011Cedrins v. Prewitt30,817
03/01/2011Stone v. Quay30,711
03/02/2011State v. Semino30,589
03/02/2011Bank of America v. Khalsa30,808
03/02/2011Blechle v. Vincent30,572
03/02/2011Shofner v. UNM Hospital30,800
03/03/2011State v. Withrow30,617
03/04/2011State v. Kelly30,697
03/04/2011Danley v. Compass30,727
03/04/2011State v. Bustamante30,647
03/04/2011Kemper Auto Home Ins. Co. v. Bazzar30,878
03/04/2011Lehman v. Lehman30,325
03/07/2011State v. Mata30,780
03/07/2011Canvasback v. Aranda30,887
03/08/2011Montoya v. Romero28,673
03/10/2011G&C Entertainment v. Headstart Enterprises30,618
03/10/2011Zubia v. Zubia30,874
03/10/2011PNI Institute v. Gonzalez30,822
03/10/2011Derryberry v. Derryberry29,747
03/10/2011Birkley v. Northup30,832
03/10/2011State v. Hightower29,447
03/10/2011Geter v. St. Joseph Healthcare29,315
03/10/2011Dutcher v. Labor Concepts30,854
03/10/2011State v. Mayfield29,226
03/10/2011State v. Vallejos30,043
03/11/2011Schuster v. MVD30,023
03/14/2011State v. Custer30,990
03/14/2011Downer v. NM Corrections Dept30,839
03/15/2011State v. Vigil29,237
03/16/2011State v. Still29,378
03/16/2011State v. Browning27,429
03/17/2011State v. Richart30,143
03/17/2011State v. Guerrero30,045
03/17/2011State v. Aguilera30,799
03/17/2011State v. Armenta30,717
03/17/2011State v. Gamble30,574
03/17/2011State v. Castillo30,714
03/18/2011Newberry v. KDA30,805
03/18/2011Brown v. Hanratty30,715
03/18/2011State v. Hamilton30,658
03/22/2011State v. Oliver30,598
03/22/2011State v. Valenzuela30,626
03/23/2011State v. Jenkins29,026
03/23/2011State v. Medina30,601
03/24/2011State v. Tabor28,335
03/24/2011Montoya-Marlow v. Montoya29,928
03/25/2011State v. Lopez30,809
03/25/2011State v. Penman28,791
03/25/2011State v. Dean30,742
03/25/2011State v. Etcitty30,056
03/28/2011State v. Mazzei30,746
03/28/2011State v. Perez30,776
03/29/2011Branch v. Branch30,740
03/29/2011State v. Lara27,166
03/29/2011Elkins v. Waterfall Water Association30,683
03/29/2011Novastar v. Quinones30,473
03/30/2011State v. Vega30,866
03/30/2011Bernier v. Bernier30,401
03/30/2011State v. Gomez29,196
03/30/2011State v. Tenorio28,974
03/30/2011Cortez v. NMTD30,743
03/31/2011Morris v. State of New Mexico30,635
03/31/2011Preferred Builders v. Ghaffari29,326
03/31/2011Villagran v. Franken30,802
03/31/2011Stone v. County30,872
03/31/2011Rivera v. Rivera30,882
04/01/2011Kimbrell v. Kimbrell30,680
04/01/2011Brown v. CNM30,710
04/01/2011Karpien v. Karpien30,933
04/01/2011State v. Phillips30,948
04/04/2011State v. Rose29,388
04/05/2011Sutin, Thayer & Browne v. Whitener Law Firm30,791
04/05/2011In re Estate of Vela31,009
04/06/2011State v. Lasky28,782
04/06/2011State v. Akers30,709
04/06/2011State v. Gutierrez30,873
04/07/2011State v. East29,486
04/07/2011Trujillo v. State of NM30,859
04/07/2011State v. Brock30,526
04/07/2011State v. Madrid30,831
04/08/2011State v. Nevarez29,175
04/11/2011Cedrins v. Shrestha30,955
04/11/2011State v. Bauer29,732
04/12/2011State v. Baca29,794
04/13/2011Richards v. NM Developmental30,796
04/13/2011Bank of Colorado v. LL&D30,841
04/14/2011Stokes v. NMDT30,934
04/18/2011HSD v. Arnaudville30,761
04/18/2011Baca v. HSD30,628
04/21/2011Corral v. McCarthy30,821
04/26/2011State v. Carissa M27,958
04/26/2011State v. Rudy B27,589
04/26/2011State v. Jaime L & Ronald T27,799; 27,900
04/26/2011State v. David M.P.28,725
04/26/2011Morfin v. Villalobos30,782
04/26/2011Thomas Petroleum v. Tipton30,980
04/27/2011Martinez v. St. Vincent Hospital30,455
04/27/2011State v. Gordon29,788
04/28/2011Tax & Rev Dept v. Noriega31,014
04/29/2011Human Services Dept v. Pekarcik30,744
04/29/2011State v. Marchiondo30,029
05/02/2011State v. Munoz30,837
05/02/2011Sherman v. Platinum Leads30,834
05/05/2011State v. Brito30,718
05/05/2011Sutin, Thayer & Browne v. Whitener Law Firm30,791
05/05/2011State v. Herrera28,865; 28,864
05/06/2011State v. Jimenez29,043
05/10/2011LANB v. Santa Fe Horse Park30,943
05/10/2011Maese v. Garrett30,812
05/10/2011State v. Cipriano29,105
05/16/2011State v. Mahsem29,671
05/16/2011Sewell Ditch v. D'Antonio29,332
05/17/2011State v. Stevens29,423
05/17/2011State v. Stinnett30,772
05/18/2011Sexton v. Thompson30,876
05/18/2011Montoya v. Albuquerque29,838
05/18/2011Montano v. Dept. of Workforce Solutions30,919
05/18/2011Zolte v. Lieberman30,883
05/18/2011Pino v. MGA Healthcare31,051
05/18/2011State v. Telles30,936
05/20/2011Hasselstrom v. Scott30,891
05/25/2011Montes v. Johnson31,038
05/25/2011Martinez v. Noack31,055
05/25/2011Henderson v. Vescovo30,903
05/25/2011White v. Bibby30,975
05/25/2011Pino v. Jaramillo30,838
05/26/2011NM Reg Landfill v. NM Environ Dept28,236; 28,229
05/27/2011State v. Otuafi30,332
05/31/2011State v. Caleron30,667
05/31/2011Herring v. Wynnckyj31,013
05/31/2011State v. Chavez30,997
05/31/2011Rohlev v. Rohlev31,010
05/31/2011Deitch v. Johnson31,089
06/02/2011Kupcak v. Mosaic Potash Carlsbad31,103
06/02/2011State v. Yazzie28,191
06/02/2011State v. Steven H28,866
06/02/2011State v. Castillo29,270
06/03/2011Hardesty v. State Farm30,886
06/03/2011State v. Begay31,076
06/03/2011State v. Riggan31,126
06/03/2011Gibson v. Gibson31,047
06/03/2011State v. Rivera29,118
06/07/2011Knight v. Dardanelles Foundation29,728
06/07/2011Yocom v. BJ Services30,971
06/07/2011Graf v. Western Mortgage30,937
06/07/2011State v. Diaz31,034
06/09/2011State v. Garcia30,807
06/09/2011State v. Zamora30,634
06/13/2011State v. Cruz29,957
06/13/2011Myles v. HSD30,529
06/14/2011State v. Rodriguez29,187
06/14/2011Flitcraft v. Cox31,029
06/14/2011Dyer-Rossi v. Hall29,429
06/14/2011State v. Lopez31,110
06/14/2011Stewart-Brunelle v. Wal-Mart31,084
06/14/2011Feinberg v. Feinberg30,974
06/15/2011State v. Perea31,122
06/16/2011Rico v. Montoya31,127
06/16/2011State v. Robinson30,911
06/17/2011State v. Brazeal31,106
06/17/2011State v. Loera30,895
06/17/2011State v. Mills29,901
06/21/2011State v. Jim30,981
06/21/2011Beams v. Beams29,400
06/21/2011State v. Carrasco29,443
06/21/2011State v. Martinez30,957; 30,962; 30,963; 30,964; 30,965; 30,966
06/21/2011Robertson v. Embroidery USA30,924
06/22/2011Moya v. Bd. Of County Commissioners30,877
06/27/2011Chavez v. Chavez29,744
07/05/2011Van Den Brink v. Van Den Brink30,863
07/05/2011State v. Montano28,699
07/05/2011Gonzales v. NMDWS31,215
07/05/2011Horne v. LANS29,822
07/05/2011Brudevold v. Fulton31,000
07/06/2011Calbert v. National Restaurant Supply29,666
07/06/2011Standage Farms v. Lusk Onion30,912
07/06/2011Lehman v. Lehman30,605
07/06/2011State v. Gonzalez30,977
07/06/2011State v. Casillas31,053
07/06/2011State v. Anthony G30,996
07/08/2011State v. Garcia30,833
07/08/2011Windham v. L.C.I.229,212
07/11/2011Rubio v. Public Safety30,649
07/11/2011Perrault v. Perrault30,985
07/12/2011State v. Polson31,138
07/12/2011Villanueva v. Villanueva31,153
07/12/2011Trujillo v. City of Albuquerque31,239
07/13/2011State v. Clark29,505
07/14/2011Village of Ruidoso v. Garrison31,148
07/14/2011State v. Carrillo28,258
07/14/2011Armijo v. Armijo29,947
07/15/2011Maestas v. Medina29,819
07/15/2011State v. Silva30,204
07/15/2011State v. Powell & Ramirez31,140; 31,139
07/15/2011State v. Silva30,119
07/15/2011Gila v. Osuagwu31,149
07/18/2011Cook v. Electrolux Corp31,211
07/18/2011Hayes v. Arredondo31,152
07/19/2011Jackson v. City of Albuquerque31,065
07/20/2011Duran v. Carisbrook30,067
07/20/2011State v. Wishneski29,089
07/26/2011Wells v. Fulfer Oil & Cattle Co31,134
07/27/2011State v. Stover31,229
07/27/2011State v. Whitfield29,774
07/27/2011Mileta v. Jeffryes28,918
07/27/2011State v. Jordan S31,074; 31,077
07/27/2011State v. G Ortega Flores29,018
07/28/2011Lewis v. Sharpe31,210
07/29/2011State v. Martinez31,237
08/01/2011State v. Leathers29,285
08/02/2011Chavez v. Chavez31,124
08/02/2011State v. Traeger31,214
08/05/2011State v. Nicholas30,999
08/05/2011State v. Franco31,062
08/05/2011State v. Davis30,760
08/05/2011State v. Guthrie29,863
08/05/2011State v. Roberts31,109
08/05/2011State v. Pena29,690
08/08/2011State v. Wiggins30,051
08/08/2011Winter v. Winter31,101
08/08/2011City of Rio Rancho v. King31,094
08/09/2011State v. Martinez29,920
08/09/2011State v. Burbank29,938
08/10/2011State v. Powell29,232
08/11/2011State v. Lewis31,111
08/11/2011State v. Garza30,432
08/11/2011State v. Sena30,935
08/11/2011State v. Murray30,998
08/15/2011State v. Colter31,108
08/15/2011Wells Fargo v. Jones31,135
08/15/2011Trujillo v. State30,840
08/16/2011State v. Ramos29,514
08/16/2011Flores v. Henderson31,295
08/17/2011State v. Lovato30,438
08/17/2011State v. Cale30,006
08/17/2011State v. Higgins30,904
08/18/2011State v. Ramos29,110
08/19/2011State v. Halwood29,679
08/22/2011Derringer v. Chapel30,616
08/23/2011State v. Morales29,664
08/23/2011State v. Olsson29,713
08/24/2011State v. Romero29,121
08/25/2011Mid-Valley Airpark v. K.L.A.S.29,253; 29,288
08/26/2011State v. Miller30,722
08/26/2011In re Estate of Mitchell29,703
08/29/2011Coleman v. METCO29,346
08/30/2011Lucero v. Lucero30,181
08/30/2011State v. Harte30,582
08/30/2011State v. Weinberger31,318
08/30/2011Village of Ruidoso v. Garrison30,765
08/31/2011State v. Consaul29,559
09/01/2011State v. Hernandez30,031
09/02/2011State v. Cusack29,613
09/02/2011State v. Gonzales31,241
09/07/2011State v. Bludworth31,193
09/07/2011Res Lighting v. RMKMA30,013
09/08/2011State v. Standifer31,315
09/08/2011Pruyn v. Lam30,494
09/09/2011State v. Aranda31,238
09/12/2011City of Deming v. Novelo30,881
09/12/2011Mueller v. Masi31,208
09/14/2011State v. Hagan31,107
09/14/2011Marciano v. Strategic Management Solutions, LLC30,193
09/15/2011Critchfield v. Brown31,195
09/15/2011Rhames v. Esparza31,306
09/15/2011Trujillo v. State31,071
09/15/2011State v. Garcia29,338
09/15/2011Quintana v. Tapia31,011
09/16/2011O'Brien v. Kelley30,875
09/16/2011State v. Mathis31,224
09/16/2011State v. Jimenez29,632
09/19/2011State v. Joshua G29,580
09/19/2011State v. Earnest30,478
09/20/2011Nellis v. Mid-Century Ins. Co.29,993
09/20/2011State v. Wiggins29,988
09/21/2011State v. Tsosie29,455
09/21/2011B Thompson v. Torrance County30,537
09/21/2011State v. Viera30,075
09/22/2011Dzula v. Dzula31,246
09/23/2011State v. Schoonover31,093
09/26/2011State v. Romero30,914; 30,992
09/26/2011Groh v. City of Aztec30,719
09/28/2011State v. Diaz31,288
09/28/2011State v. Rocha29,830
09/28/2011Estate of Contreras v. Farmers Insurance29,195
09/28/2011State v. Rion31,258
09/28/2011Castleman v. Davis31,271
09/28/2011Windham v. LCI2 Inc.29,609
09/29/2011Matthews v. Jones31,252
09/29/2011Medina v. GE Aviation31,405
09/29/2011Moola v. Moolamalia31,359
09/29/2011State v. Class31,362
09/30/2011State v. Williams28,034
10/03/2011Segura v. Quintana31,282
10/03/2011State v. Ramirez31,118
10/03/2011State v. Vivier31,329
10/04/2011State v. Romero31,293
10/05/2011Dombos v. Wells Fargo Bank31,355
10/05/2011Rodriguez v. Advantage Alarm31,150
10/05/2011Spicknal v. Rapid Temps30,815
10/06/2011Cedrins v. Shapiro31,435
10/06/2011Sproul v. Rob & Charlies31,125
10/11/2011State v. Wink31,266
10/11/2011Estate of Bishop v. Mulholland30,016
10/11/2011Baca v. Baca30,973
10/13/2011Dominguez v. Northern Mountain29,851
10/18/2011Mohammad v. Canyon Vista Apartment31,308
10/19/2011Beaudion v. Magnes29,940
10/21/2011State v. Moon30,154
10/21/2011Orthman v. Orthman31,260
10/24/2011Flores v. United Food & Commercial31,105
10/24/2011Montoya v. Medina30,532
10/24/2011State v. Williams28,034
10/26/2011State v. Eidson29,750
10/26/2011Johnson v Johnson31,495
10/27/2011State v. Carruth31,228
10/27/2011Hervol v. Cobos31,309
11/01/2011Lucero v. Lucero30,181
11/02/2011Cedrins v. Shrestha31,407
11/03/2011State v. Evans31,331
11/03/2011Mann v. Thurston31,410
11/03/2011Herrera v. RWI Construction31,334
11/03/2011Questa Independent School v. Artesanos29,911; 30,069
11/03/2011Martin v. Herring31,123
11/03/2011McCutchen v. Bibb31,236
11/03/2011State v. Carlos H.31,368
11/03/2011Sandoval v. Rubio31,225
11/04/2011State v. Soto30,047
11/07/2011State v. Botello31,406
11/07/2011State v. Flores31,432
11/07/2011State v. Ayala29,309
11/08/2011State v. Calderon31,169
11/08/2011Partida v. MVD31,460
11/08/2011State v. Sandoval28,437
11/09/2011State v. Marez30,233
11/09/2011Lujan v. Naranjo30,335
11/09/2011State v. Stallworth29,595
11/10/2011Pacheco v. De Bari30,916
11/14/2011State v. Williams29,971
11/14/2011Garcia v. Lakeview Christian H.31,302
11/15/2011Hunter v. La Fragola30,210
11/15/2011State v. Griffin31,408
11/16/2011State v. Marvin N.30,730
11/16/2011State v. Garcia31,481
11/16/2011Spengler v. Spengler30,213
11/16/2011State v. Mejia31,332
11/16/2011DeLaRosa v. Presbyterian Healthcare30,155
11/16/2011Garcia v. NM Dep't Workforce31,395
11/16/2011State v. Cruz31,422
11/21/2011State v. O Fields30,960
11/21/2011Lopez v. Yellow Freight31,189
11/21/2011Rozzelle v. Steensen-Jacobs30,220
11/21/2011City of Farmington v. Fordyce30,638
11/22/2011State v. Ariel H31,391
11/22/2011Gonzales v. Gonzales31,452
11/22/2011State v. Reed31,112
11/22/2011State v. Ramirez31,220
11/22/2011LANB v. Urban31,427
11/23/2011State v. Urquizo30,337
11/28/2011Esparza v. Esparza31,313
11/28/2011State v. Carter31,529
11/28/2011Nettles v. Ticonderoga31,342
11/29/2011HSD v. Salazar31,388
11/30/2011Seaman v. Swain31,307
11/30/2011State v. Pittman30,995
12/01/2011State v. Rivera30,514
12/01/2011State v. Glass31,436
12/01/2011Sanchez v. Best Western Rio Grande31,226
12/01/2011State v. Flores31,366
12/01/2011Warwick v. Warwick31,378
12/01/2011Audette v. City of T or C31,221
12/01/2011Coronel v. Clayton Homes31,379
12/01/2011State v. Powers31,341
12/02/2011State v. Hinojosa30,613
12/06/2011State v. Rivera31,441
12/07/2011State v. Rodriguez31,204
12/08/2011State v. Morgan29,479
12/08/2011State v. Knief31,526
12/08/2011State v. Cobrera29,591
12/08/2011Martinez v. Whaley30,036
12/09/2011State v. Gonzalez29,843
12/09/2011HDQ, LLC v. Quiet Title30,942
12/12/2011State v. Lindsey31,449
12/12/2011State v. Hensley31,163
12/12/2011State v. Garcia31,478
12/12/2011Benavidez v. HSD31,472
12/13/2011State v. Florez31,082
12/13/2011State v. Williams31,278
12/13/2011State v. Fierro30,443
12/13/2011State v. Johnson31,580
12/13/2011State v. Roth30,531
12/14/2011Charter Bank v. Ladybug Partners31,563
12/16/2011City of Espanola v. Velarde31,314
12/19/2011State v. Herrera30,441
12/20/2011Tax & Rev. v. Ortiz30,609
12/20/2011Heise v. Encompass Ins.31,397
12/20/2011State v. Roberts & Perea30,489; 30,606
12/20/2011State v. Murrell29,972
12/21/2011Minteer v. Sudlow31,197
12/21/2011Unifund CCR Partners v. Barnes31,377
12/21/2011Tafoya v. Cleland31,562
12/21/2011State v. Raber30,539
12/21/2011Tax & Rev. v. Martin30,523
12/21/2011State v. Borunda31,402
12/21/2011Tax & Rev. v. Capehart30,956
12/22/2011State v. Vigil29,339
12/22/2011Kit Carson Elect v. Adang31,469
12/27/2011Waggoner v. Caballero31,180
12/28/2011Charter Bank v. Rayson31,564
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