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New Mexico Court of Appeals – Unreported Memorandum Opinions – 2012
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 Please see Rule 12-405 NMRA for restrictions on the citation of unpublished decisions.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.
01/03/2012Tax & Rev v. Miller30,322
01/03/2012Tax & Rev v. M Cloutier30,096
01/04/2012Conspiracy to Theft v. Little31,467
01/04/2012Davis v. Barboa31,586
01/04/2012State v. Jackson31,466
01/04/2012State v. Carbajal31,557
01/05/2012Bowen v. Pyle31,613
01/05/2012Cole v. White31,572
01/05/2012State v. Mitchell31,483
01/05/2012Davidsen v. Stephanz31,372
01/05/2012Richards v. NM Developmental Disabilities31,593
01/09/2012Benavidez v. Salgado31,296
01/09/2012Shannon v. Johnson31,619
01/09/2012Zia Trust Co. v. San Juan Regional29,358
01/10/2012State v. Dixon31,519
01/10/2012Teeter v. Teeter31,603
01/11/2012State v. Casas31,086
01/11/2012State v. Alba31,233
01/11/2012State v. Hudson31,283
01/12/2012Beard v. Dawn Trucking Corp.31,319
01/12/2012State v. Fischer31,200
01/13/2012State v. Mirabal30,073
01/13/2012Gary Stripling v. Shauna28,729; 28,942; 28,988
01/13/2012Andrade v. Arellin30,097
01/17/2012State v. Ramirez31,369
01/17/2012Koukol v. Bounds30,487
01/17/2012State v. Bennett31,291
01/18/2012City of Artesia v. Billips31,622
01/18/2012State v. Ellis31,367
01/19/2012State v. Mueller31,423
01/20/2012State v. Murillo31,447
01/23/2012State v. Duran31,401
01/23/2012State v. Burton30,685
01/23/2012Etcheverry v. Alarid31,561
01/23/2012State v. Puliti29,509
01/23/2012HSD v. Johnson31,651
01/24/2012Franco v. Feingold31,675
01/24/2012State v. Chung30,384
01/25/2012Frybarger v. Frybarger31,641
01/25/2012State v. Cruz27,292
01/26/2012State v. Meeks31,587
01/27/2012Benavidez v. Pino30,267
01/30/2012Andersson v. State31,415
01/30/2012State v. Alirez31,448
01/31/2012State v. Casillas30,437
01/31/2012State v. Soto30,959
01/31/2012State v. Casey29,860
02/01/2012State v. Mohar31,642
02/01/2012State v. O'Donnell31,589
02/01/2012Dickey v. General Growth Properties31,527
02/02/2012Estate of Lucero v. Aragon31,625
02/02/2012State v. Olguin31,659
02/02/2012State v. Cisneros30,293
02/02/2012State v. Hess31,507
02/06/2012State v. Arguello31,569
02/06/2012Lopez v. Municipal Council31,347
02/06/2012State v. Porras31,462
02/07/2012Peoples Bank v. Taos Investment31,270
02/07/2012State v. Chavez31,487
02/07/2012State v. Bustamante30,803
02/08/2012Banos v. NMSP29,795
02/13/2012State v. Sandoval31,802
02/13/2012Tax & Rev v. Shamrock Foods30,932
02/14/2012Tax & Rev v. Southwest Abatement31,117
02/14/2012State v. Vite29,984
02/14/2012State v. Lyster31,493
02/15/2012State v. Gilmore30,568
02/15/2012State v. Martinez31,242
02/15/2012State v. Martinez30,580
02/16/2012State v. Peabody29,874
02/16/2012State v. Filfred31,380
02/16/2012State v. Clayton30,567
02/16/2012State v. Duran31,346
02/16/2012Tax & Rev v. Carter29,979
02/16/2012State v. Strand31,330
02/16/2012Curtis v. Bd of Trustees Village of Los Ranchos31,648
02/17/2012State v. Tyler31,615
02/17/2012State v. Anaya31,640
02/17/2012State v. Maxwell31,222
02/17/2012State v. Blake29,755
02/20/2012State v. Consaul29,559
02/20/2012Torres v. Montano30,207
02/21/2012City of Rio Rancho v. Uribe31,494
02/21/2012Carl v. Carl31,696
02/21/2012Armijo v. Kohls31,240
02/21/2012State v. Macias-Martinez30,077
02/21/2012Merino v. NM Medical Review31,636
02/22/2012State v. Lopez31,573
02/22/2012Braverman v. LPL Financial31,574
02/23/2012State v. Martinez31,672
02/23/2012Behles Law Firm v. Hanlen31,692
02/28/2012State v. Taylor31,400
02/28/2012State v. Hauk31,520
02/28/2012State v. Phillips31,566
02/29/2012Stanley v. Stanley31,731
02/29/2012Meltzer v. Kruskal30,326
02/29/2012Montes v. Johnson31,721
02/29/2012Farfan v. Barncastle31,514
02/29/2012State v. Sanchez31,510
02/29/2012State v. Sanders30,671
03/01/2012State v. Rivera31,414
03/01/2012Citibank South Dakota v. Padawer31,267
03/01/2012State v. Aaron S.30,358
03/01/2012State v. Ortiz31,828
03/02/2012State v. Daprano29,433
03/05/2012State v. Avallone31,279
03/06/2012State v. Gonzales28,847
03/07/2012State v. Valenzuela31,697
03/07/2012Lopez v. Alvarado31,426
03/07/2012State v. Marquez30,565
03/08/2012Rodriguez v. State31,532
03/08/2012State v. Enriquez30,252
03/08/2012State v. Thomas29,982
03/09/2012State v. Gonzales31,720
03/09/2012State v. Toohey31,635
03/12/2012State v. Steward30,534
03/12/2012BOA v. Quintana30,354
03/13/2012State v. Flores30,301
03/13/2012State v. VanWalton30,798
03/14/2012Weisner v. San Juan County31,832
03/16/2012State v. Padilla30,712
03/16/2012Finkelstein v. Finkelstein30,327
03/20/2012State v. Gutierrez31,620
03/20/2012State v. Baca31,771
03/20/2012State v. Massey31,679
03/20/2012State v. Renolds30,398
03/22/2012State v. Muniz31,316
03/22/2012Sakura v. Chesapeake Operating31,804
03/22/2012State v. Guerra29,954
03/22/2012Mariners Pac Holdings v. Csanyi31,715
03/23/2012State v. Plyer31,652
03/23/2012Avalos v. NM Counseling30,611
03/23/2012Peggy Cordova v. Estate of Annie31,733
03/26/2012State v. Battle31,783
03/26/2012State v. Frayre31,662
03/26/2012U.S. Bank v. Gallegos31,261
03/27/2012State v. Mayfield31,166
03/27/2012State v. Windsor29,440
03/28/2012State v. Munoz31,744
03/28/2012Gabaldon v. Montano31,769
03/28/2012State v. Gutierrez31,794
03/28/2012State v. Martinez31,242
03/29/2012State v. Tafoya31,719
03/29/2012Cox v. Lohmann31,810
04/02/2012A C Cattle v. Portales National Bank31,610
04/03/2012State v. Boudreaux31,838
04/04/2012State v. Harrison31,681
04/04/2012State v. Yarbrough30,251
04/04/2012Lucero v. Hernandez29,962; 29,963
04/09/2012Giovanetti v. Uzueta30,703
04/09/2012State v. Gonzalez31,116
04/16/2012State v. Ramirez31,700
04/16/2012State v. Aguirre30,460
04/16/2012Vaughan v. St. Vincent Hospital30,395
04/17/2012Purifoy v. Stone31,714
04/18/2012Serna v. Romeo31,745
04/18/2012State v. Wells31,066
04/19/2012State v. Neal31,737
04/19/2012Hicks v. Kollar Construction31,740
04/19/2012State v. Ross31,735
04/19/2012Stone v. Purifoy31,788
04/23/2012Adenauer v. Conley's Landscaping30,271
04/23/2012Stromei v. Rayellen30,499
04/24/2012State v. Perez-Velasco31,738
04/24/2012State v. Cabrera31,732
04/24/2012Steinmetz v. Public Defender31,746
04/24/2012Santillanes v. Geo Group31,525
04/24/2012Umbreit v. Umbreit31,542
04/25/2012State v. Martinez30,318
04/25/2012State v. Nesbit31,760
04/25/2012State v. Adrian M.30,946
04/25/2012State v. Valencia30,625
04/26/2012Farfan v. Barncastle31,742
04/26/2012State v. Flores31,205
04/26/2012Reilly v. La Montanita Food30,084
04/26/2012Reyes v. Manning31,844
04/27/2012Stewart v. Stewart31,579
04/27/2012Moola v. Moolamalla30,290
05/01/2012State v. Armendariz29,101
05/01/2012State v. Ross31,765
05/01/2012State v. Gonzalez30,188
05/03/2012Sanches v. Albuquerque Printing31,789
05/03/2012Bank of Rio Grand v. Picacho Hills31,841
05/03/2012Olivas v. Pekarcik31,851
05/03/2012State v. Munoz31,688
05/08/2012Upsilon v. Security30,403
05/08/2012Wilson v. McCant31,822
05/10/2012Torres v. Torres30,400
05/11/2012Kassicieh v. Kassicieh30,490
05/14/2012Coyne v. Olson30,889
05/14/2012State v. Padilla31,749
05/15/2012Paul v. Catanach31,476
05/16/2012State v. Judd31,856
05/16/2012State v. Judd31,858
05/17/2012State v. Garcia31,768
05/18/2012Dobkins v. Pearcy31,835
05/18/2012State v. Judd31,855
05/18/2012Howse v. Roswell Schools31,772
05/21/2012State v. Knight31,981
05/21/2012State v. Read31,931
05/21/2012State v. Judd31,857
05/21/2012State v. Reza31,799
05/22/2012Century Bank v. Artyard31,939
05/22/2012Wellington v. Mortgage Electronic31,927
05/22/2012Lee v. Caraway Drilling31,902
05/22/2012Lucero v. Lucero31,375
05/23/2012Salazar v. Salazar30,079
05/23/2012State v. Godkin31,638
05/24/2012Vanderbilt Mortgage v. Abercrombie31,424
05/29/2012Fleming v. Torres31,600
05/29/2012State v. Teter31,897
05/29/2012Moya v. Doporto31,908
05/29/2012State v. Richardson31,928
05/29/2012State v. Stevens31,764
05/29/2012Gonzalez v. Bustos31,872
05/29/2012State v. Senior31,722
05/30/2012State v. Duarte32,013
05/30/2012State v. Davis29,699
05/31/2012State. v. Herrera30,662
06/01/2012State v. Ochoa30,789
06/01/2012State v. Rankin31,978
06/01/2012Pacific Dental v. NM Bd of Dental Health31,836
06/01/2012BAC Home v. Still31,634
06/01/2012HC Rentals v. Richter31,934
06/01/2012Housing Authority v. Bates31,805
06/04/2012State v. Trujillo31,860
06/04/2012Runyan v. Merino31,831
06/04/2012Resort Custom Builders v. Developer Resources31,947
06/04/2012State v. Garcia31,136
06/04/2012Newton v. Mastrontoni31,824
06/05/2012City of Artesia v. Billips31,621
06/05/2012State v. Jamon31,578
06/07/2012State v. Gallegos31,903
06/07/2012State v. Nakai31,955
06/13/2012Torres v. Villa31,864
06/13/2012Martinez v. Martinez31,863
06/14/2012Taxation & Revenue v. Tindall Corp.31,194
06/15/2012State v. Benally32,112
06/15/2012Estate of Caballero31,381
06/18/2012State v. Bonner30,423
06/19/2012Ryan v. Taxation & Revenue30,450
06/19/2012Vargas v. Cruz30,884
06/21/2012State v. El-Bey31,964
06/21/2012State v. Barber31,958
06/22/2012Village of Hatch v. Faught30,265
06/25/2012Caballero v. NM Dept Workforce Solutions31,793
06/26/2012State v. Molina31,898
06/27/2012Garza v. City of Roswell31,706
07/02/2012Running Bear v. City of Las Vegas30,687
07/02/2012Scott v. Gadsen30,168
07/02/2012Beakey v. Felty32,049
07/02/2012Sanchez v. National Dist.31,848
07/03/2012State v. Aylesbury32,032
07/03/2012State v. Gallegos32,005
07/03/2012State v. Gresham31,800
07/03/2012Baker v. Hestrom31,256
07/03/2012Rio Rancho v. Streett31,901
07/03/2012State v. Dienno31,959
07/03/2012State v. Martinez30,182
07/03/2012State v. Reyes31,951
07/05/2012Martinez v. Ellins32,089
07/05/2012Lucero v. First Fleet31,096
07/05/2012State v. Aragon31,976
07/05/2012Garcia v. Garcia31,954
07/05/2012State v. Garcia32,063
07/05/2012State v. Torres31,747
07/09/2012State v. Strayer31,894
07/09/2012State v. Garcia31,695
07/09/2012Wilcox Law Firm v. Estate of Orlowsky31,870
07/09/2012State v. Barnes31,924
07/09/2012State v. Keding31,842
07/11/2012Runyan v. Valdez31,175
07/12/2012O'Brien & Assoc., Inc. v. Behles Law Firm30,724
07/12/2012State v. Ketelson32,098
07/13/2012State v. Vivier32,095
07/13/2012State v. Jones31,969
07/13/2012CSED v. May31,979
07/17/2012Sharfi v. Serrano30,034
07/17/2012State v. Pasillas31,513
07/18/2012State v. Upchurch31,671
07/18/2012Baca v. Dairyland31,923
07/18/2012Stanton v. Lovelace Health31,818
07/18/2012State v. Hall30,471
07/19/2012State v. Caro32,001
07/20/2012State v. Rodriguez32,103
07/23/2012Grubb v. Cancer Center32,071
07/24/2012Campbell v. Breshears31,984
07/25/2012State v. Gomez32,029
07/25/2012State v. Lopez32,104
07/25/2012Blankenship v. Albuquerque31,960
07/25/2012Flagstar Bank v. Giles30,909
07/25/2012Gonzales v. Gonzales31,534
07/25/2012Chavez v. Claims Mgt. Inc.31,710
07/26/2012Ortiz v. Jaquez32,090
07/26/2012Tierra v. T de Z32,118
07/31/2012Gomez v. Wal-Mart Stores31,767
08/01/2012State v. Garnenez32,039
08/01/2012SRMOF 2009-1 Trust v. Khalsa31,786
08/02/2012Olmstead v. San Miguel Hospital31,131
08/02/2012State v. Thomas Jr.31,846
08/02/2012Automated v. Taxation30,828
08/06/2012Serna v. Taxation32,135
08/07/2012Hansen v. Hansen-Hellwege32,107
08/09/2012Fain v. Romero31,905
08/10/2012Jones v. Jones31,985
08/10/2012State v. Torres32,033
08/13/2012State v. Chand31,770
08/13/2012Mikeska v. Las Cruces Medical32,020
08/14/2012Schwartz v. NM Medical Board31,303
08/14/2012Padilla v. NM Tax & Rev30,646
08/15/2012State v. Smith32,183
08/16/2012Espinosa v. Settlement Funding30,576
08/16/2012State v. Benally32,099
08/16/2012State v. Solis29,041
08/17/2012State v. Smith31,729
08/17/2012Derringer v. Grave32,042
08/17/2012Coulter v. Laurel View Healthcare30,249
08/20/2012State v. Varela32,196
08/20/2012Lee v. Taxation32,097
08/21/2012State v. Ramos31,099
08/21/2012Ski Valley Properties v. Kruskal31,989
08/23/2012State v. Villalobos-Pinada32,220
08/24/2012State v. Walsh32,157
08/27/2012State v. Goolsby32,175
08/27/2012Calles v. HSD32,076
08/27/2012State v. Wauneka32,086
08/28/2012Int'l Assoc of Fire Fighters v. Albuquerque31,192
08/28/2012Derringer v. Derringer32,113
08/28/2012Gutierrez v. Meteor Monument28,799
08/28/2012State v. Leatherman30,054
08/28/2012Yazzie v. Tax & Rev30,871
08/29/2012Tyler v. Villegas32,190
08/29/2012State v. Torres31,656
08/29/2012State v. Sandoval31,876
08/29/2012Englett v. Bee Hive32,007
08/30/2012Perez v. Lea County32,093
08/30/2012State v. Valdez32,077
08/30/2012State v. Dean32,096
08/30/2012Los Alamos v. Santa Fe32,036
08/30/2012State v. Castaneda32,233
08/31/2012State v. Smith27,511
09/04/2012Gray v. Cherokee32,194
09/04/2012Simons v. Quintana32,100
09/04/2012State v. Hoogerhuis32,106
09/06/2012State v. McPherson32,126
09/13/2012State v. Golden31,803
09/14/2012State v. Vasquez31,988
09/14/2012State v. Gerardo P.31,250
09/18/2012Turner v. Fisher32,134
09/18/2012State v. Alsop32,186
09/18/2012E. Sanchez v. NM Medical Surgical31,570
09/18/2012State v. Rocha32,115
09/19/2012State v. A. Perez31,678
09/19/2012Unale v. Rehoboth32,185
09/20/2012Burke Insurance Group v. Shuya29,858
09/24/2012Dickens v. Rush32,016
09/24/2012White v. White32,048
09/25/2012State v. Gonzalez32,102
09/25/2012Leyba v. Leyba32,153
09/25/2012State v. Quintana32,009
09/27/2012State v. Chavez32,151
09/27/2012Hawthorne v. Christopher32,040
09/27/2012State v. Begay32,254
09/28/2012McNallen v. McNallen29,670
10/01/2012State v. Samora31,263
10/04/2012State v. Sanchez31,766
10/09/2012State v. Hernandez30,608
10/09/2012Vigil v. Johnson Controls32,187
10/09/2012State v. Warner32,300
10/09/2012State v. Lahr32,250
10/10/2012State v. Alzarez31,987
10/10/2012Atencio v. Pena32,052
10/10/2012State v. Bradley32,150
10/12/2012LPP Mortgage v. Elcar Limited Partnership32,213
10/12/2012In re Estate of Padilla32,173
10/12/2012State v. Sandoval32,225
10/16/2012State v. Ordonez32,133
10/16/2012State v. Gunderson31,825
10/16/2012State v. Enriques31,091
10/17/2012State v. Rodriguez32,043
10/17/2012State v. Kant30,581
10/18/2012Brashar v. Board of Regents32,214
10/18/2012State v. Parkins31,812
10/22/2012Fernandez v. Horton, Inc.32,211
10/22/2012Casarez v. Salazar Trucking32,198
10/22/2012Nesbit v. McCoy32,083
10/22/2012State v. Alling31,344
10/23/2012State v. Sisneros31,550
10/24/2012State v. John31,431
10/25/2012State v. Rascon31,921
10/25/2012State v. Young31,918
10/26/2012State v. Jones31,187
10/26/2012State v. Harris30,512
10/26/2012State v. Yazzie30,619
10/29/2012State v. Rodriguez30,938
10/30/2012State v. Finch30,706
10/30/2012Wells Fargo Bank v. Adams32,182
10/30/2012State v. Chavez32,317
10/30/2012Bishop v. Don Chalmers Ford32,184
10/30/2012Stalker v. Haynes30,615
10/31/2012State v. Allen30,367
10/31/2012Hoffman v. Hoffman32,189
10/31/2012State v. Kilby32,289
10/31/2012O'Brien and Associates v. Carl Kelley Construction32,080
10/31/2012State v. Bartlett32,206
10/31/2012HSD v. Arnaudville32,181
10/31/2012State v. Fernandez32,270
11/01/2012Gomez v. Wal-Mart Stores32,376
11/01/2012State v. Gann31,312
11/02/2012Arnold v. Arnold32,351
11/02/2012State v. Herrera31,725
11/02/2012Colter v. Edwards32,266
11/06/2012State v. Montenegro30,826
11/06/2012Romero v. Harshbarger31,974
11/07/2012State v. Martinez32,192
11/07/2012State v. Montano32,101
11/07/2012City of Belen v. Schueller31,871
11/07/2012State v. Vigil31,644
11/07/2012State v. Martinez30,637
11/09/2012Montano v. Baca-Lucero31,991
11/09/2012Benally v. Joe32,129
11/09/2012State v. Jaramillo32,286
11/14/2012State v. Oveide31,281
11/15/2012Rubio v. Dept. of Public Safety31,649
11/15/2012State v. Reyes30,767
11/15/2012State v. Monafo32,315
11/15/2012Socuno, Ltd. v. City of Farmington32,318
11/16/2012Melendez v. Salls Brothers32,293
11/16/2012Laparra v. BJ Services32,304
11/19/2012State v. Franco32,346
11/20/2012State v. Caballero31,660
11/20/2012Claude v. Fundamental Long Term Care31,345
11/21/2012Angel Fire v. Glaser30,368
11/26/2012State v. Green32,313
11/26/2012Armenta v. Maestas32,174
11/27/2012Koch v. Koch32,324
11/27/2012Gallegos v. Lucero32,382
11/27/2012State v. Tapahe32,384
11/28/2012State v. Peralez32,278
11/28/2012State v. Soto32,245
11/28/2012Karelitz v. UNM31,235
11/28/2012State v. Gonzalez32,179
11/28/2012Riverwalk Holdings v. Smith32,395
11/29/2012Armijo v. Baumgartel32,323
11/29/2012Ortega v. Ortega32,347
11/30/2012State v. Zamora30,634
11/30/2012State v. Newman31,333
11/30/2012Dickens v. Rush32,035
12/03/2012Mace v. Dept. of Workforce32,329
12/03/2012State v. Gonzales-Cano32,217
12/03/2012Montoya v. Sandoval32,377
12/04/2012State v. Joshua M.31,879
12/04/2012State v. Calderon30,844
12/04/2012State v. Zunie32,390
12/06/2012Herrera v. Zanios Foods32,387
12/06/2012Theobald v. MVD31,798
12/06/2012Streavel v. Ruzzon32,288
12/10/2012State v. Archuleta32,114
12/11/2012State v. Green30,816
12/13/2012Griego v. Dynamic Systems31,518
12/13/2012Perea v. Wal-Mart32,307
12/13/2012State v. McLaurin31,373
12/13/2012Underwood v. N.M. Comm'r of Public Lands30,751
12/14/2012State v. Kirk32,272
12/14/2012State v. Blackwell31,698
12/14/2012Chacon v. Magnum Builders30,564
12/17/2012State v. Chacon-Lozano29,109
12/18/2012State v. Loera32,431
12/19/2012State v. Gonzales32,274
12/19/2012State v. Sanders31,945
12/26/2012Saul v. Saul31,338; 31,461; 31,739
12/26/2012State v. Vine32,253
12/27/2012State v. Santillano30,302
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