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New Mexico Court of Appeals – Unreported Memorandum Opinions – 2014
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 Please see Rule 12-405 NMRA for restrictions on the citation of unpublished decisions.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.
01/02/2014State v. Matthews32,776
01/06/2014State v. Ellis33,102
01/06/2014State v. Garcia32,930
01/06/2014State v. Zamora32,935
01/06/2014State v. Marquez32,385
01/06/2014Guillory v. N.M. AOC32,977
01/06/2014Rodella v. Tricore Reference Labs33,003
01/07/2014Sanchez v. Sanchez33,160
01/09/2014Wrongful Death Estate of Archuleta v. THI of New Mexico, LLC31,950
01/09/2014State v. Koesters32,889
01/09/2014State v. Mallielle32,959
01/13/2014Nat'l Educ. Assoc. v. Santa Fe Pub. Schs.33,065
01/13/2014State v. Gibbs32,854
01/14/2014State ex rel. Human Servs. Dep't v. Fox33,251
01/14/2014State v. Haynes32,951
01/16/2014El Paso Machine & Steel, Inc. v. DND Contractors, Inc.33,214
01/16/2014BOKF, N.A. v. Bodor32,923
01/21/2014Lujan v. General Motors32,631
01/21/2014Moffett v. Devontenno33,044
01/22/2014State v. Gonzalez32,169
01/23/2014State v. Arreola32,025
01/24/2014M-Core Construction, Inc. v. Vela32,301
01/27/2014State v. Trujillo32,755
01/28/2014State v. James33,020
01/28/2014Abram v. Paloma Blanca Health Care31,850
01/28/2014State v. Hernandez30,978
01/28/2014Sowell v. Martinez33,155
01/29/2014Miller Family Real Estate LLC Utah Jazz v. Garcia-Vallejos33,360
01/29/2014State v. Montoya32,682
01/29/2014State v. Jones32,448
01/30/2014State v. Nappi31,609
01/30/2014Kuckelman Pump Service-Acculectric, Inc. v. Hacienda Del Cerezo, Ltd.32,158; 32,389
02/03/2014State v. Acevedo32,966
02/03/2014State v. Vallejos33,061
02/03/2014MacLellan v. Eyermann33,123
02/04/2014State v. Kirk32,464
02/05/2014Thompson v. Thompson33,025
02/10/2014State v. Wiseley32,088
02/10/2014Escobar v. Sunray Gaming of NM32,846
02/10/2014Behles Law Firm, P.C. v. Hanlen32,863
02/11/2014State v. Newell31,796
02/11/2014State v. Ramirez33,203
02/12/2014State v. Angelo M.33,026
02/12/2014Stevens v. UNMH33,066
02/12/2014State v. Garcia29,338
02/12/2014State v. Dominguez33,122
02/13/2014Deaton v. Fry33,111
02/13/2014In re Estate of Charles Crossley33,015
02/13/2014Wellknown v. Hobbs33,184
02/13/2014Pearlman v. Trujillo32,970
02/17/2014State v. Firsching31,663
02/17/2014Nez v. Gallup-McKinley31,728
02/17/2014Mesa Grande Development, LLC v. San Miguel County33,227
02/17/2014State v. Perez31,980
02/17/2014Romero v. Hone32,975
02/18/2014Wolhandler v. Taos Ski Valley33,107
02/18/2014State v. Lucero33,011
02/20/2014State v. Nathan31,843
02/20/2014State v. Arreola32,025
02/24/2014State v. Mota31,963
02/24/2014State v. Lee31,661
02/24/2014State v. Mitchell32,956; 33,010
02/24/2014Sexson v. Edwards32,865
02/24/2014State v. Vigil32,292; 32,291
02/24/2014City of Rio Rancho v. Hassley32,914
02/25/2014Coleman v. The Hartford Insurance Cos.31,724
02/27/2014State v. Baca33,286
02/27/2014Valdez v. Walck30,156
02/27/2014State v. Lee33,205
02/28/2014State v. Thomas33,169
03/03/2014Varela v. Ortiz32,978
03/03/2014Tessier v. Lambert Enters., Inc.31,717; 31,992
03/03/2014State v. Gleeson33,022
03/03/2014Marquez v. ABF Freight Sys., Inc.33,186
03/04/2014Coughlin v. CAI, LLC32,816
03/04/2014State v. O'Neill33,170
03/05/2014Carreno v. Gomez33,177
03/05/2014State v. Young33,318
03/05/2014State v. Sanchez32,862
03/06/2014State v. Fernandez33,252
03/10/2014State v. Lee33,134
03/10/2014Al-Amin v. Williams33,345
03/10/2014State v. Mondragon33,075
03/10/2014State v. Serros31,565
03/11/2014Gallegos v. GEO Group. Inc.32,857
03/11/2014State v. Minot33,246
03/11/2014State v. Gamble33,178
03/12/2014State v. Palma33,231
03/12/2014Ivey v. Jennings33,458
03/12/2014State v. Miller29,244
03/13/2014State v. Portillo33,038
03/13/2014State v. Clayton33,074; 33,039
03/17/2014State v. Martinez32,896
03/17/2014Scott v. Morales32,475
03/17/2014Wilson v. Sandoval Cnty. Bd. Of Comm'rs32,081
03/17/2014State v. Trammell31,097
03/18/2014State v. Devontenno33,239
03/18/2014GMAC v. Chavez33,363
03/18/2014State v. Montoya33,168
03/19/2014Varelas v. Blue Sky Desert Land Dairies33,144
03/19/2014State v. Cauffman33,198
03/20/2014Martinez v. Scott33,408
03/20/2014State v. Crosby33,014
03/20/2014State v. Gallegos32,938; 33,012
03/20/2014State v. Williams31,773
03/20/2014World Savings v. Fincher33,085; 33,277
03/24/2014State v. Bonney33,259
03/24/2014Ginko v. Cucchetti33,152
03/24/2014Castillo v. Valdez33,209
03/24/2014State v. Weiss32,611
03/24/2014State v. Jaques32,497
03/27/2014State v. Miller33,060
03/27/2014State v. Thomas33,289
03/27/2014Swertfeger v. Rissling32,986
03/31/2014Bachechi v. Coastal Transport Co.33,474
04/01/2014State v. Torres33,118
04/01/2014Aduz v. Ojiaku32,555
04/01/2014State v. Howard33,105
04/01/2014State v. Bustillos31,354
04/02/2014State v. Bolton33,284
04/08/2014Derringer v. Derringer32,982
04/08/2014West v. N.M. Taxation & Revenue Dep't32,037
04/08/2014Armendariz v. Bernalillo Cnty. Detention32,888
04/08/2014Avallone Mech. Co. v. City of Las Cruces33,340
04/09/2014State v. Carrillo33,298
04/09/2014State v. Salazar33,232
04/09/2014State v. Hodge33,200
04/09/2014City of Farmington v. Russell33,293
04/09/2014State v. Clay32,604
04/09/2014Astante at Cabezon Homeowner's Assoc., Inc. v. AMMRE, Inc.31,482
04/10/2014State v. Macias33,386
04/10/2014State v. Nichols33,430
04/15/2014State v. Ramirez33,343
04/16/2014Levan v. Hayes Trucking & Concrete, Inc.33,301
04/16/2014Torres v. State33,504
04/17/2014State v. Charley31,911
04/17/2014RMCI v. Albuquerque Bernalillo Cnty. Water Auth.31,058
04/17/2014State v. Onsurez33,538
04/17/2014State v. Edaakie32,273
04/21/2014U.S. Bank v. Payne33,006
04/23/2014Spence v. Spence32,899
04/24/2014State v. Lombardeux33,272
04/24/2014State v. Follo32,825
04/28/2014State v. Lopez33,081
04/28/2014Vigil v. General Parts32,647; 32,657
04/28/2014State v. Moralez33,448
04/29/2014Hidalgo v. Krowl33,146
04/29/2014Miller Farms v. Verhines33,416
04/29/2014Trammell v. Hollis33,483
04/29/2014Menapace v. Menapace33,275
04/30/2014State v. Staake33,307
04/30/2014Agua Fria v. Rowe32,350
04/30/2014State v. Gonzales31,997
05/01/2014Town of Silver City v. Ruelaz32,747
05/01/2014Gutierrez v. Garly33,344
05/01/2014Price v. Carrell33,497
05/01/2014Fleming v. Cooper31,907
05/01/2014State v. Jeter33,424
05/05/2014State v. Cortez33,487
05/05/2014State v. Montoya33,229
05/05/2014Pekarcik v. Pekarcik33,355
05/05/2014State v. Albertson33,521
05/05/2014Sutin, Thayer & Browne v. Whitener33,453
05/05/2014Griego v. St. John Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center, LLC31,777
05/06/2014State v. Martinez33,242
05/07/2014Glenn v. Hatcher33,544
05/07/2014Rowley v. Best Buy Stores33,513
05/07/2014Sisneros v. Aztec Well Servicing Co.33,452
05/07/2014State v. Ramos33,356
05/07/2014Ogle v. Barncastle33,278
05/07/2014State v. Robin W.33,201
05/07/2014State v. Carlos C.33,233
05/08/2014State v. Rudy B.27,589
05/12/2014State v. Masterson33,080
05/12/2014State v. Gurule33,375
05/12/2014State v. Stead33,098
05/13/2014State v. Sandoval32,094
05/14/2014State v. Quiroga33,491
05/14/2014State v. Kelsey33,082
05/14/2014State v. Madrid32,064
05/14/2014State v. Cain33,499
05/15/2014Vigil v. Acequia de los Espinosa32,065
05/15/2014Achen v. Bruyere33,007
05/15/2014Cordova v. Cordova32,961
05/15/2014State v. Cohen33,460
05/15/2014State v. Montoya32,717
05/19/2014B.T.U. Block & Concrete, Inc. v. Ortega32,092
05/20/2014State v. Baca32,679
05/20/2014City of Albuquerque v. One Chevy S1033,496
05/20/2014State v. Carter33,254
05/20/2014State v. Flores33,449
05/22/2014Rivero v. St. Vincent Hospital33,377; 33,519
05/22/2014Neighbour v. McCrary33,337
05/22/2014State v. Gomez33,486
05/27/2014Esquivel v. Esquivel32,411
05/27/2014State v. Nahle31,759
05/27/2014Synder v. Harmston32,303
05/27/2014State v. Baca32,523
05/27/2014State v. Cobarrubio33,034
05/28/2014Tran v. Bennett32,677
05/29/2014Contreras v. Miller Bonded33,577
05/29/2014State v. Tilman33,174
05/29/2014State v. Minoli33,406
05/29/2014Cecil v. Skilled Healthcare Group, Inc.32,433
05/29/2014Flagstar Bank v. Mavestrand33,212
05/29/2014Singh v. United States, Elephant Butte Irrigation Dist.33,274
06/02/2014Metoyer v. Barncastle33,410
06/02/2014State v. Lopez33,329
06/02/2014State v. James33,204
06/03/2014State v. Maestas31,666
06/03/2014State v. Shaw32,704
06/04/2014State v. Lavigne33,305
06/05/2014State v. Araujo33,206
06/05/2014State v. Vargas33,494
06/05/2014State v. Reyes33,479
06/05/2014Venie v. Velasquez33,427
06/09/2014State v. Martinez33,311
06/10/2014State v. Carlos C.33,099
06/11/2014Tays v. County of Dona Ana33,131
06/16/2014Gallegos v. N.M. Tech.31,757
06/16/2014Bd. of Cnty. Comm'rs v. Granite Hangar Dev. Co.31,830
06/16/2014State v. Mungia33,400
06/16/2014Polk v. Aubrey32,297; 32,427
06/18/2014Reza v. The Geo Group, Inc.33,399
06/18/2014Hobson v. Hobson33,674
06/18/2014Arellano v. Barnes33,516; 33,515
06/18/2014State v. Dominguez33,334
06/18/2014Gundersen v. City of Roswell32,851
06/18/2014State v. Tutar33,583
06/18/2014De Geest v. De Geest33,189
06/23/2014State v. Gutierrez32,949
06/23/2014Gray v. Sandoval33,348; 33,670
06/23/2014State v. Munoz30,837
06/24/2014N.M. Psychiatric Serv. Corp. v. State of N.M. Human Serv. Dept.33,498
06/24/2014Marquez v. Herrera Schools33,560
06/24/2014Robertson v. Trans.33,597
06/24/2014Solar Villa Apartments v. Washburn33,602
06/24/2014Skidgel v. Macantel33,574
06/24/2014State v. Barnhouse33,351
06/25/2014Mustafanos v. N.M. Department of Public Safety33,428
06/30/2014State v. Valdez33,358
07/01/2014State v. Martinez33,510
07/01/2014Abernathy v. Yocum33,372
07/01/2014State v. Kindred33,541
07/01/2014Becker Properties v. Sena33,680
07/03/2014Quintana v. Charlene Montano Gabaldon33,028
07/03/2014State v. Lujan33,569
07/03/2014State v. Anderson31,727
07/08/2014State v. Dylan J.31,274
07/08/2014State v. Piedra33,578
07/09/2014Lucero v. Tachias33,558
07/10/2014State v. Reyes33,479
07/10/2014State v. McClintock III31,425
07/14/2014Perez v. Maes33,470
07/14/2014Gomez v. Campbell33,508
07/14/2014Derringer v. Derringer32,326
07/14/2014Carol Wootton v. Scott Vinson32,290
07/15/2014Gallegos v. Gallegos33,644
07/15/2014Montoya v. Whitchurch33,512
07/15/2014JP Morgan Chase Bank v. Lucio33,466
07/15/2014State v. Quintana33,306
07/15/2014State v. Phillips33,459
07/17/2014State v. Lopez33,488
07/22/2014State v. Flores-Soto33,542
07/22/2014State v. Papageorgiou33,210
07/22/2014Lion's Gate Water v. D'Antonio33,595
07/22/2014State v. Le Mier33,493
07/22/2014Dominguez v. Lucky Well Service33,420
07/22/2014Medina v. LC12, Inc.33,353
07/23/2014State v. Lovato32,361
07/23/2014Juarez v. Rehm33,539
07/23/2014State v. Alex S.32,826
07/24/2014In re Estate of Stevens32,356
07/24/2014Denning v. Kalloni, LLC32,566
07/24/2014State v. West33,296
07/28/2014State v. Romero33,585
07/28/2014Jaramillo v. Edeal33,384
07/28/2014State v. Matthews33,591
07/29/2014Bank of NY Mellon v. Moya33,457
07/29/2014Zacharias v. Arch Hurley Conservancy33,553
07/30/2014State v. Servantez30,414
07/30/2014Heltman v. Catanach31,837
08/05/2014State v. Graham, Jr.33,366
08/05/2014State v. Craddock33,444
08/05/2014State v. Craddock33,445
08/13/2014State v. Castillo32,850
08/13/2014State v. Duran33,271
08/13/2014State v. Jones33,584
08/13/2014State v. Tapia33,740
08/14/2014Village of Angel Fire v. Vigil33,161
08/18/2014Zia Trust, Inc. v. Mountain States Constructors, Inc.33,571
08/18/2014Rudolph v. WW Healthcare, LLC33,188
08/18/2014McDaniel v. Fulks33,791
08/18/2014Rudolph v. Manor Estates, Inc.33,195
08/19/2014State v. Ramirez33,667
08/19/2014State v. Henderson33,636
08/21/2014Gould v. Gould32,493
08/21/2014State v. Gilmore33,752
08/25/2014Cavaliere v. NM Institute of Mining and Technology31,531
08/25/2014State v. Wheeler33,615
08/25/2014McCann v. St. Vincent32,444
08/26/2014Padilla v. Padilla33,447
08/26/2014Rascon v. Rascon33,545
08/28/2014State v. Flores-Alvidrez33,616
09/02/2014State v. Gmitruk33,398
09/03/2014State v. Woolf, KWV33,050
09/03/2014State v. Seda33,018
09/03/2014State v. Woolf33,047
09/03/2014State v. Woolf33,049
09/03/2014State v. Woolf33,322
09/04/2014Reyes v. Farmers Ins. Exchange33,147
09/04/2014State v. Woolf33,053
09/04/2014State v. Woolf33,051
09/04/2014State v. Roybal32,644
09/04/2014Marquez v. Calzada33,755
09/04/2014Vigil v. General Parts32,647; 32,657
09/04/2014State v. Woolf33,052
09/08/2014State v. Nez33,768
09/08/2014Mabry Construction, Inc. v. Las Campanas Limited Partnership32,731
09/09/2014State v. Luevano31,741
09/09/2014State v. Porras33,600
09/09/2014City of Artesia v. Thomas33,477
09/09/2014State v. Hardy33,567
09/09/2014State v. Martinez33,530
09/11/2014Dombos v. Stewart33,703
09/15/2014State v. Zile33,795
09/16/2014State v. Jaksha33,442
09/18/2014State v. Acosta33,434
09/22/2014Vinyard v. Palo Alto Inc.33,702
09/22/2014Mueller v. Allsup's Convenience Stores, Inc.33,788
09/22/2014State v. Eustace33,727
09/22/2014US Bank National Ass'n v. Salazar33,651
09/22/2014State v. Mascarenas33,803
09/23/2014State v. Kuykendall32,612
09/23/2014State v. Wilson33,352
09/24/2014Romero v. NM Parole Bd.33,733
09/25/2014Southwest Energy Efficiency Project v. New Mexico Construction Industries Commission32,939
09/25/2014Melendez v. Salls Brothers Construction32,293
09/25/2014State v. Farrell33,900
09/25/2014Blue Canyon Well Ass'n v. Jevne33,436
09/25/2014Padilla v. Bernalillo County Sheriff's Department33,776
09/25/2014State v. Chacon33,748
09/25/2014State v. Williams33,739
09/29/2014Lucero v. Sutten32,901
09/29/2014State v. August33,557
09/29/2014State v. Kelly33,179
09/30/2014Purple Lupine LLC v. Sherman & Sherman32,533
09/30/2014State v. Valdez33,719
10/01/2014Bernstein v. Gaffney33,759
10/01/2014State v. Sisneros33,746
10/02/2014Gonzalez v. Warner33,609
10/02/2014State v. Miles T.33,606
10/06/2014State v. Sarabia31,155
10/07/2014State v. Roberts33,766
10/07/2014State v. Ross32,152
10/07/2014State v. Munoz33,817
10/07/2014State v. Munoz33,815
10/07/2014State v. Cordova33,604
10/08/2014State v. Lara33,688
10/09/2014State v. R. Ramirez33,388
10/14/2014State v. Frank33,741
10/14/2014State v. Arthur33,750
10/14/2014State v. Ortega-Leal33,625
10/15/2014Richey v. Hammond Conservancy Dist.32,847
10/15/2014State v. Aceves33,681
10/15/2014State v. Nabhan32,780
10/16/2014City of Las Cruces v. Rodriguez32,904
10/16/2014JP Morgan Chase Bank v. Kane33,947
10/16/2014State v. Rowden33,772
10/16/2014State v. Hodgman32,651
10/20/2014State v. Jones33,443
10/21/2014State v. Benjamin H.33,173
10/22/2014State v. Acosta33,753
10/22/2014State v. Jackson33,797
10/22/2014State v. Schultz33,652
10/22/2014State v. Perkins33,665
10/22/2014State v. Chavez-Valdez33,570
10/22/2014State v. Jacquez33,684
10/23/2014State v. Falkner33,582
10/23/2014State v. Kalouria33,655
10/23/2014State v. Price33,726
10/23/2014Schmidt v. Schmidt33,559
10/23/2014State v. Johnson33,877
10/27/2014State v. Foulk33,347
10/27/2014State of New Mexico, Department of Transportation v. Reyes33,367
10/29/2014State v. Brito33,827
10/29/2014State v. Jimenez33,802
10/29/2014Velasquez v. Integrated Technologies Corp.33,749
10/30/2014Mehner v. Hassell33,705
11/03/2014State v. Baca33,626
11/03/2014BOKF, N.A. v. Lopez34,005
11/04/2014Bank of New York v. Venetico33,208
11/04/2014State v. Olague33,422
11/04/2014State v. Fernandez32,564
11/04/2014State v. Tafoya33,556
11/04/2014Newton v. Newton33,429
11/05/2014Dills v. N.M. Heart Institute, P.A.33,725
11/06/2014Strength for Today v. Enriquez33,957
11/10/2014State ex rel. Human Services Dep't v. Garcia33,941
11/13/2014Claghorn v. Chavez33,936
11/13/2014NM Taxation & Revenue Dep't v. Exerplay, Inc.33,935
11/17/2014State v. Davis33,683
11/17/2014Lopez v. Martinez32,085
11/17/2014State v. Brown33,142
11/18/2014State v. LaVail33,793
11/18/2014Chand v. Riggs33,689
11/18/2014State v. Padilla33,830
11/18/2014Duncan v. Santa Fe Gold33,734
11/18/2014Bledsoe v. Bledsoe33,745
11/18/2014State v. Maldonado33,403
11/19/2014Brooks v. Diaz-Brooks33,927
11/19/2014State v. Hernandez32,109; 32,110; 32,170
11/20/2014State v. Vukonich32,570
11/24/2014State v. Garcia33,818
11/24/2014Villa v. Molina33,880
11/24/2014State v. James33,507
11/25/2014State v. Smith33,925
11/25/2014Mendoza v. Huber33,913
11/25/2014State v. Truong33,873
11/25/2014State v. Lowe33,848
11/25/2014State v. Begaye33,677
11/25/2014State v. Williams33,863
11/26/2014Pena-Kues v. Smith's Food & Drug Centers, Inc.32,790
11/26/2014Carrasco v. City of Albuquerque33,269
11/26/2014State v. Larranaga33,629
11/26/2014State v. Elebario33,874
12/03/2014State v. Gerardo A.33,762
12/03/2014Ortiz v. Nevada General Insurance Co.33,607
12/03/2014State v. Abeya33,485
12/03/2014Bank of New York v. Keeran33,901
12/03/2014State v. Thompson33,321
12/03/2014Gutierrez v. First Choice Cash Loans, LLC32,887
12/03/2014State v. Noriega33,323
12/04/2014State v. Montoya33,975
12/04/2014State v. Hernandez33,882
12/08/2014State v. Reeves33,767
12/08/2014State v. Gonzalez33,942
12/09/2014State v. Ibarra32,488
12/10/2014State v. Eduardo L.33,620
12/10/2014IAFF v. City of Albuquerque33,196
12/10/2014Jaramillo v. Unitrin Auto and Home Insurance Co.33,712
12/10/2014State v. Butler33,696
12/10/2014State v. Armendariz33,579
12/10/2014State v. Martinez33,809
12/11/2014State v. Garcia33,930
12/11/2014State v. McKnight33,872
12/11/2014Beagles v. Timberon Water Sanitation Dist.33,407
12/15/2014State v. Avery33,686
12/15/2014Frisby v. Labor Concepts33,543
12/15/2014State v. Upchurch33,240
12/16/2014State v. Rigel33,586
12/16/2014State v. Saienni33,013
12/16/2014State v. Williams33,869
12/22/2014State v. Whitted33,939
12/22/2014Board of County Commissioners of Santa Fe County v. Sanchez33,814
12/23/2014Onewest Bank, FSB v. Salazar33,779
12/23/2014State v. Sanchez33,456
12/23/2014State v. Gomez33,661
12/23/2014State v. Ybarra33,911
12/23/2014U.S. Bank, N.A. v. Rivas33,960
12/23/2014State v. Sandoval33,952
12/29/2014State v. Demory33,659
12/30/2014Partida v. Motor Vehicle Division33,698
12/30/2014State v. Martin34,045
12/30/2014State v. Barela34,034
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