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New Mexico Court of Appeals – Unreported Memorandum Opinions – 2016
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 Please see Rule 12-405 NMRA for restrictions on the citation of unpublished decisions.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.
01/04/2016State v. Carmona34,696
01/05/2016State v. Angulo34,714
01/05/2016State v. Gipson34,552
01/05/2016State v. Griego34,394
01/05/2016State v. Orozco-Lujan34,338
01/06/2016LVNV Funding LLC v. Bustamante34,637
01/06/2016Conger and Stuart v. Jacobson34,848
01/06/2016State v. Lopez34,602
01/06/2016State v. RVC, Inc.34,898
01/06/2016State v. Coleman34,603
01/06/2016State v. Dees34,164
01/07/2016Bank of America v. Benavidez34,834
01/07/2016State v. Jackson34,852
01/11/2016State v. Taylor33,951
01/11/2016State ex rel. Human Serv. Dep't v. Luchetti34,669
01/11/2016State v. Calloway34,625
01/11/2016State v. Kingston32,962
01/12/2016Osborn v. Thompson34,840
01/12/2016Rivas v. Romero34,645
01/12/2016HSBC Bank v. Llave Enterprises33,292; 33,518
01/14/2016State v. Abeyta33,461
01/14/2016Scenters v. Barth34,671
01/19/2016State v. Crabb34,472
01/20/2016State v. Joe aka Ni'I Ne'e34,614
01/20/2016State v. Shipley33,472
01/21/2016State v. Begay34,409
01/21/2016State v. Lara34,892
01/21/2016State v. Temple34,889
01/25/2016State v. Damon C.33,962
01/25/2016State v. Meyers34,690
01/25/2016State v. Gallegos34,698
01/25/2016State v. Castillo34,641
01/26/2016State v. Humphrey34,601
01/27/2016Pennymac Mortgage v. Salazar34,982
01/27/2016State v. Harvey33,724
01/27/2016T. Gaffney v. Robin Hood Water Users Association Inc.34,152
01/27/2016State v. Daniel R.34,490
01/28/2016Aldoff v. Beal34,391
01/28/2016State v. Wisner34,974
01/28/2016State v. Simpson33,723
02/02/2016State v. Pacheco33,810
02/02/2016Deutsche Bank National Trust Company v. Lucero34,942
02/02/2016Eastwood v. State Taxation & Revenue Department34,948
02/02/2016U.S. Bank National Association v. Martinez34,935
02/02/2016State v. Thompson34,559
02/02/2016Diaz v. Joe34,369
02/03/2016State v. Cly35,016
02/03/2016State v. Roybal34,854
02/03/2016State v. Ortiz-Castillo33,837
02/04/2016State v. Mendez-Mendez34,856
02/04/2016State v. Baca32,886
02/04/2016Los Alamos Nat'l Bank v. Estate of Johnson34,342
02/04/2016City of Farmington v. Fontenelle34,959
02/08/2016Bank of N.Y. v. Venetico33,208
02/08/2016State v. Garcia33,320
02/08/2016De Piazza v. Citibank, N.A.34,611
02/08/2016State v. Brown34,905
02/08/2016Jaramillo v. State of NM Dep't of Corrections34,528
02/09/2016State v. Diaz35,079
02/09/2016Mesa Steel, Inc. v. Dennis34,546
02/09/2016Castillo v. Nor-Lea General Hospital34,643
02/10/2016State v. Pedroza33,867
02/10/2016Mastrantoni v. Mastrantoni34,725
02/10/2016In re Estate of Russell34,499
02/11/2016State v. Bersane34,686
02/15/2016Dethlefsen v. Weddle33,540; 33,660
02/15/2016State v. Barreras33,653
02/15/2016State v. Grimes34,526
02/15/2016State v. Baeza33,760
02/15/2016Citimortgage, Inc. v. Varela34,748
02/16/2016State v. Frolick34,877
02/16/2016State v. Barela34,716
02/16/2016State v. Brotherton35,039
02/16/2016State v. Lopez35,191
02/16/2016State v. Tollardo34,547
02/16/2016State v. Badoni34,512
02/17/2016McMullin v. Bravo34,691
02/17/2016State v. Taylor E.34,802
02/17/2016State v. Aragon34,817
02/18/2016Barela v. Diaz34,509
02/18/2016State v. Tenorio34,994
02/22/2016Britton v. Bruin34,283
02/23/2016State v. Garcia32,860
02/23/2016Martinez v. Overton34,740
02/24/2016State v. Nathaniel L.34,864
02/29/2016Webster v. Serna34,535; 34,755
02/29/2016Hooker v. Miller34,208
03/01/2016Sherman v. Anasazi Medical Associates35,151
03/01/2016Bonilla v. Centex Constr. of NM34,751
03/01/2016Daigle v. Eldorado Community34,819
03/02/2016State v. Martinez35,038
03/02/2016State v. Page33,690
03/02/2016State v. Sanchez34,170
03/02/2016State v. Martinez33,181
03/02/2016Lopez v. Lopez34,887
03/07/2016Deutsche Bank v. Robinson-Vann34,947
03/07/2016State v. Nicholas G.34,838
03/07/2016Clark v. Barncastle34,710
03/07/2016State v. McNew34,937
03/07/2016State v. Maho34,939
03/07/2016State v. Linam34,940
03/08/2016Tsosie v. New Mexico Public Defender Dep't35,031
03/08/2016GMAC Mortgage, LLC v. Lucero34,895
03/08/2016Suburban Mortgage Co. of New Mexico v. Duran35,066
03/09/2016State v. Judd34,847
03/09/2016Bassett v. New Mexico Racing Commission34,756
03/09/2016Community Housing Resources Inc. v. Boughton34,993
03/10/2016State v. Vallejos34,363
03/15/2016State v. Cunningham33,401
03/22/2016State v. Buck35,273
03/23/2016State v. Zamora34,977
03/23/2016Cooper v. Virden33,876
03/23/2016State v. Etherly34,707
03/23/2016Santa Fe Tow & Emergency Lock & Key v. New Mexico Taxation & Revenue Department34,881
03/23/2016State v. Crutcher34,207
03/23/2016Tanoan Community East Association Inc. v. Peplinski34,871
03/23/2016State v. Freedman34,793
03/24/2016State v. Wilson35,137
03/24/2016State v. James34,132
03/24/2016State v. Hoffman34,414
03/29/2016Ramirez v. Valencia33,777
03/29/2016OneWest Bank FSB v. Romero33,021
03/29/2016State v. Charley35,004
03/30/2016Chistoffel v. Cloud35,056
03/30/2016Snow v. Taylor35,081
04/05/2016State v. Salazar32,906
04/06/2016Ballard v. Ballard33,617
04/06/2016Baker v. Wood Metal Concrete, LLC34,664
04/07/2016State v. Torres34,894
04/07/2016State v. Maestas33,191
04/11/2016State v. Justin D.34,858
04/11/2016State v. Alvarado-Natera34,944
04/12/2016Magallanes v. Farmers Ins.34,135
04/12/2016Byrne v. Byrne34,753
04/13/2016State v. Otero34,893
04/14/2016McAninch v. Levy35,129
04/14/2016Chavez v. Robinson35,252
04/14/2016State v. Mendoza34,491
04/18/2016Schueller v. Schultz34,598
04/18/2016State v. Foster34,418; 34,553
04/18/2016Apfel v. Blair34,917
04/18/2016State v. Cervantes32,910
04/19/2016Palacios v. Palacios34,967
04/19/2016State v. Bland35,188
04/19/2016Citibank, NA v. Martinez33,945
04/20/2016State v. Plumlee34,612
04/22/2016State v. Glomski34,007
04/25/2016State v. Lucero and Coronado33,374; 33,857
04/25/2016State v. Mora33,590
04/26/2016State v. Sisneros33,993
04/26/2016Wells Fargo Bank v. Jones34,781
04/26/2016Hobson v. Hobson35,046
04/27/2016U.S. Bank National Association v. Moralez34,946
05/02/2016New Mexico State Investment Council v. Jackson34,570
05/03/2016State ex rel. Kari E. Brandenburg v. Jackson35,327
05/03/2016State v. Head34,902
05/03/2016Musick v. Sierra Nevada Prop. Mgmt.34,134
05/04/2016Sanchez v. Los Lunas Public Schools35,068
05/04/2016State v. Waters35,059
05/04/2016Losack v. Otero35,011
05/04/2016State v. Herrera34,956
05/04/2016State v. Morris34,616
05/04/2016State v. Flores35,070
05/04/2016State v. Freed34,392
05/05/2016State v. Coppler33,782
05/05/2016State v. Gonzales33,627
05/10/2016State v. John35,045
05/10/2016State v. Jaramillo35,216
05/10/2016Pool v. Drivetime Car Sales33,894
05/10/2016Trujillo v. Christensen35,339
05/10/2016State v. Gonzales34,596
05/11/2016State v. Castillo, SKZ34,270
05/11/2016State v. Jeffrey35,331
05/11/2016State v. Brown35,084
05/11/2016City of Gallup v. Arviso35,142
05/17/2016In re Estate of Stevens34,341
05/17/2016One West Bank, FSB v. Romero33,021
05/17/2016State v. Hunt33,716
05/17/2016State v. Gonzales34,954
05/18/2016State v. Vicente35,368
05/18/2016Kruskal v. Martinez35,237
05/19/2016State v. Arvizo33,697
05/19/2016State v. Carrera33,986
05/23/2016Dombos v. Izquierdo34,734
05/23/2016Roldan v. City of Albuquerque35,140
05/23/2016Thomas v. Fuller34,896
05/23/2016State v. Garcia35,015
05/25/2016Citifinancial Servicing, LLC v. Trujillo35,181
05/25/2016State v. Lawler34,630
05/25/2016Gallup Independent v. KRQE News 1335,119
05/25/2016Chavez v. Lovelace Women's Hospital35,104
05/25/2016Coke v. Stock35,097
05/25/2016JP Morgan Chase Bank v. Ortiz35,019
05/26/2016State v. Claudio34,818
05/26/2016Matrix Financial Services Corp. v. Larribas34,635
05/31/2016Garcia v. Seats34,780
06/04/2016State v. Calvillo33,243
06/06/2016State v. Adan H.34,673
06/07/2016State v. Grado33,965
06/07/2016State v. Lucero33,907
06/07/2016Leirer v. N.M. Dep't of Public Safety35,154
06/07/2016State v. Plumlee35,187
06/07/2016State v. Thrower35,189
06/07/2016State v. Sandoval35,210
06/08/2016Petroglyphs Mgmt. Assoc. v. McCorvey35,365
06/09/2016State v. Romero35,308
06/09/2016State v. Perez35,055
06/09/2016Vickrey v. Vickrey35,138; 35,139
06/09/2016Sanchez v. Intel Corp.35,155
06/09/2016State v. Cordova35,262
06/13/2016Padgett v. Perez35,236
06/13/2016State v. Delara35,502
06/13/2016State v. Dyess35,329
06/14/2016Torres v. Gomez35,587
06/15/2016State v. Fuentes34,829
06/15/2016State v. Gallegos35,185
06/16/2016In re Emilio Chavez34,466
06/20/2016State v. Blanco35,416
06/21/2016Leyendecker v. Daniels34,259
06/21/2016State v. Tiley35,387
06/21/2016Community 1st Bank Las Vegas v. Quick Care, LLC35,090
06/22/2016Saiz Trucking & Earthmoving v. N.M. Taxation & Revenue Dep't35,026
06/23/2016State v. Brown35,294
06/23/2016State v. Espinoza34,923
06/23/2016State v. Montoya33,773
06/27/2016State v. Dunnihoo35,002
06/27/2016State v. Serna34,863
06/27/2016Munoz v. Munoz35,364
06/27/2016Reza v. Mendoza35,366
06/27/2016State v. Jeremiah C.35,304
06/28/2016Miles v. Marcantel35,041
06/28/2016National Collegiate Master Student Loan Trust I v. Ramzy35,378
06/28/2016Purple Lupine, LLC v. Sherman & Sherman, P.C.35,258
06/28/2016State v. Head35,144
06/28/2016State v. Arvizo33,697
06/28/2016State v. Isaiah H.35,271
06/29/2016State v. Monk34,318
06/30/2016State v. Mauricio34,300
07/05/2016O'Brien v. Montoya34,287
07/06/2016Pollack v. Pollack35,093
07/07/2016City of Albuquerque ex rel. Albuquerque Police Dep't v. Waller35,446
07/11/2016State v. Florez35,221
07/14/2016State v. Morgan34,443
07/19/2016State v. Yellowhair33,764
07/20/2016Cobb v. Shrempp34,111
07/20/2016State v. Giannini34,199
07/20/2016State v. Peters34,339
07/21/2016Green Tree v. Cepelak35,293
07/25/2016State v. Chavez34,849
07/25/2016Arreola v. Ortiz34,107
07/25/2016State v. Mendoza35,268
07/25/2016In re Protest of Southwest Mobile Service v. N.M. Taxation & Revenue Dep't34,551
07/26/2016State v. Zapata35,479
07/27/2016Sanchez v. Torres35,300
07/27/2016State v. Rojas35,162
07/28/2016Zazpe v. Zazpe35,312
07/28/2016Quintana v. Tapia34,970
07/28/2016Goslow v. Perea35,088
07/28/2016State v. Rodriguez35,167
08/01/2016Mayer v. Jones35,227
08/01/2016State v. Palfox35,468
08/02/2016Bank of New York v. Lopes34,459
08/02/2016State v. Perez35,295
08/04/2016State v. Perkins35,244
08/04/2016State v. Housewright34,328
08/04/2016State v. Ortega35,389
08/04/2016State v. Salazar35,456
08/09/2016State v. Aragon35,326
08/09/2016Golliheair v. Franchini34,460
08/09/2016Aragon v. City of Las Vegas35,490
08/10/2016State v. Marker34,357
08/10/2016State v. Baca35,455
08/11/2016State v. Shindledecker34,442
08/16/2016State v. Avery35,393
08/17/2016State v. Kenton34,761
08/17/2016State v. Sarabia33,832
08/18/2016Bordnick v. Hoyle35,065
08/22/2016State v. Fuller35,483
08/23/2016State v. Blair34,394
08/25/2016State v. Lopez35,445
08/25/2016State v. Toney35,591
08/25/2016State v. Abeyta35,485
08/25/2016Hinzo v. Hinzo34,352
08/29/2016Arellano v. NM Dep't of Health35,274; 35,343
08/29/2016Kramer v. Allstate Ins. Co.35,200
08/29/2016Esquibel v. Esquibel33,839
08/29/2016State v. Gallegos35,531
08/30/2016State v. Huerta34,234
08/30/2016State v. Contreras33,489
08/31/2016State v. Tufts33,419
09/01/2016Broker Sol'ns Inc. v. Archuleta35,539
09/06/2016State v. Johnson33,608
09/06/2016State v. Ramon O.34,386
09/06/2016State v. Sweat35,106
09/07/2016State v. Benavidez35,544
09/07/2016State v. Nieto35,439
09/08/2016MacAislin v. Noah's Ark Children's Center35,103
09/08/2016State v. Ledesma35,467
09/08/2016Dils v. Jensen35,404
09/13/2016State v. Carillo35,503
09/13/2016State v. Gonzales35,481
09/13/2016State v. Hardy33,955; 33,956
09/14/2016Freedman v. Board of County Commissioners for Quay County35,287
09/14/2016State v. Rivera33,423
09/14/2016Burns v. Proclean35,496
09/14/2016State v. Apodaca35,666
09/14/2016State v. Chavez35,316
09/14/2016State v. Rizor35,131
09/15/2016State v. Reeser34,171
09/15/2016State v. Castaneda34,771
09/15/2016State v. Templeton35,577
09/15/2016Porto Plumbing, LLC v. Next Level Plumbing Corp.35,048
09/15/2016De Jesus v. Form-Cove Mfg.35,594
09/15/2016State v. Hale34,126
09/15/2016State v. Flores35,305
09/15/2016Olstad v. Hopkins34,467
09/15/2016State v. Lerma35,169
09/15/2016Peterson v. Baca35,105
09/19/2016Glerup v. That Car Place35,406
09/19/2016State v. Wood35,057
09/19/2016State v. Griego35,392
09/19/2016Pequeno v. Lowe's Home Centers35,395
09/19/2016State v. Marquez34,600
09/20/2016City of Tucumcari v. Rad Water34,569
09/21/2016Merton v. Farmer's Ins. Co.35,571
09/21/2016State ex rel. HSD v. Budow35,489
09/21/2016Stengel v. NM Dep't of Corr.35,530
09/26/2016State v. Pacheco35,482
09/26/2016LSF9 Master Participating Tr. v. Errett35,567
09/26/2016State v. Vega35,647
09/26/2016State v. Neal33,552
09/26/2016State v. Amparan35,381
09/26/2016State v. Rosales34,872
09/27/2016State v. Jordan G.35,374
09/28/2016State v. Matthews35,172
09/28/2016State v. Baca35,623
09/28/2016State v. Robertson-Little34,112
09/28/2016State v. Zamora35,654
09/29/2016State v. Gonzales33,678
10/03/2016Mosqueda-Mata v. De Haro35,513
10/03/2016State v. Dickerson35,630
10/03/2016Fust v. Wanek35,449
10/03/2016Khalsa v. Puri34,911
10/03/2016Morales v. Olivas35,533
10/04/2016State v. Montoya35,347
10/04/2016Karpien v. Karpien35,568
10/05/2016State v. Huynh34,685
10/05/2016Gilbert v. Barra34,568
10/05/2016Gilbert v. Barra34,560
10/05/2016State v. Rosas-Campuzano34,924
10/05/2016Thomas v. Presbyterian Hospital35,020
10/05/2016Aguilar v. Finalosky35,281
10/05/2016State v. Demory35,366
10/06/2016State v. Stevens34,969
10/06/2016Fraire v. Belen Consolidated Schools33,964
10/06/2016Gardner v. Rivera35,612
10/12/2016State v. Hernandez34,423
10/13/2016State v. Ortega35,373
10/13/2016State v. Castillo35,617
10/18/2016Toledo v. City of Albuquerque35,576
10/19/2016State v. Newkirk35,435
10/19/2016Ortega v. Johnson35,437
10/24/2016Martinez v. Munoz34,039
10/24/2016Deutsche Bank v. Todd33,789
10/24/2016State v. Gonzales33,678
10/24/2016In the Matter of the Estate of Joe D. Whittenburg, Jr.35,590
10/25/2016State v. Lopez34,095
10/27/2016State v. Jackson35,557
10/27/2016State v. Lucero33,685
10/27/2016State v. Sanchez35,625
11/01/2016State v. Oates34,262
11/01/2016State v. Frederickson35,727
11/01/2016State v. Edwards35,622
11/02/2016Ayala v. Top Line Maintenance33,974
11/03/2016State v. Hacker34,235
11/07/2016State v. Trillo35,551
11/08/2016Blumenshine v. Kastler34,308; 34,398; 35,032
11/10/2016State v. Brown35,176
11/14/2016State v. Ironwing35,646
11/15/2016State v. Garrison35,410
11/15/2016Kuriyan v. N.M. Taxation & Revenue Dep't35,282
11/15/2016State v. Delatorre35,719
11/16/2016State v. Garcia-Quintero35,383
11/21/2016State v. Langbehn35,680
11/21/2016Clark v. Corgeos, LLC35,656
11/21/2016State v. Roman35,604
11/21/2016State v. Bustamente35,750
11/21/2016U.S. Bank v. Haynes35,415
11/21/2016Veguita Sand & Gravel v. Torres35,230
11/21/2016PHH Mortgage Corp. v. Webb34,437
11/21/2016Telles v. Telles35,170
11/21/2016State v. Jesus B.34,558
11/22/2016BOKF, N.A. v. Metzgar35,697
11/22/2016Fed Nat'l Mortg. Ass'n v. Padilla35,574
11/22/2016State v. Cordova35,132
11/28/2016State v. Olivas-Valenzuela35,572
11/28/2016Harold v. Doherty34,980
11/29/2016Bonilla v. Sandia Resort & Casino34,400
11/29/2016State v. Trujillo35,633
11/29/2016State v. Irin K.M.35,516
11/29/2016State v. Lister35,512
11/29/2016State v. Whitt34,293
11/30/2016State v. Lopez33,699
11/30/2016State v. Holguin35,206
12/05/2016State v. Gurule35,741
12/06/2016State v. Yazzie35,631
12/07/2016JP Morgan Chase Bank v. Busi34,224
12/07/2016State v. Telles35,667
12/07/2016McMullin v. Bravo35,394
12/08/2016State v. Lathan35,317
12/08/2016State v. Gonzalez35,629
12/08/2016BAC v. Wilson34,223
12/14/2016State v. Chavez34,174
12/15/2016State v. Jones35,037
12/15/2016State v. Hernandez34,156
12/15/2016City of Santa Fe ex rel. Santa Fe Police Dep't v. One (1) 1988 Blue Chevrolet Van35,760
12/15/2016State v. Beckner34,201
12/20/2016State v. McKinnis35,334
12/20/2016State v. Arias34,440
12/20/2016Montano v. Montano35,683
12/21/2016State v. Herrera34,913
12/21/2016HIBU, Inc. v. All Pro Bail Bonds35,851
12/22/2016Davis v. Sunico-Davis35,491
12/22/2016Nationstar Mortgage, LLC v. Primera35,684
12/22/2016State v. Fresquez35,763
12/28/2016State v. Follingstad35,448
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