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Judicial Recommendations

Oct 24, 2022 | News, Party News, Uncategorized

  • On the Supreme Court, appointed justices Brianna Zamora and Julie Vargas, both Democrats, are on the ballot against Republicans Kerry J Morris and Thomas C Montoya, respectively. The New Mexico Judicial Performance Evaluation Commission plans to post its recommendations in the Supreme Court races. Justice Michael Vigil is up for retention. Recommend to retain.
  • On the Court of the Appeals, 2021-appointed Judge Gerald E. Baca, a Democrat, is running for election against Republican Barbara Johnson and Libertarian Sophie Cooper for position 1; and Democrat Katherine Anne Wray, also appointed last year, faces Libertarian Stephen Curtis and Republican Gertrude Lee for the position 2 seats. Judge Jane Yohalem is up for retention. Recommend to retain.