Tag Archives: Burglary

Justice Nakamura issues her first two opinions for the NM Supreme Court

Justice Nakamura took office in December, and has now issued her first two opinions for the unanimous Supreme Court: 1. In State v. Anthony Holt, the Court upheld the breaking-and-entering conviction of a man who was in the process of … Continue reading

Posted in New Mexico Supreme Court, Procedure | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

NM Court of Appeals: Removing screen from window supported breaking-and-entering conviction

A defendant removed a window screen at a home, when he noticed a woman inside, and realized that she had spotted him. He then left. Was this breaking and entering? By a 2-1 vote, the Court of Appeals upheld defendant’s … Continue reading

Posted in New Mexico Court of Appeals, Opinions and Analysis | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment