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Economic Freedom & Balance for New Mexico Supreme Court - Meet the Candidates

Tom Montoya

Justice of the Supreme Court, Position 1

Bio

“Choose balance, choose fairness,” Tom Montoya told the Editorial Board.  Montoya has 41 years’ experience practicing civil family law in New Mexico …read more on Tom

Endorsed by the Albuquerque Journal and the Albuquerque Police Officers’ Association.

Kerry Morris

Supreme Court Justice, Position 2

Bio

The all-Democrat “supremes” are young, too progressive and need a “voice of reason” to counter their liberal, activist impulses, Morris says. Two years …read more on Kerry

Endorsed by the Albuquerque Journal and the Albuquerque Police Officers’ Association.

Independence and Balance for New Mexico Appeals Court - Meet the Candidates

Barbara Johnson

State Court of Appeals Position 1

Bio

Barbara is the past president of the New Mexico Women’s Bar Association and graduate of UNM Law School and has served New Mexico for 30 years.

As a practicing family law attorney, and…read more on Barbara

Endorsed by the Albuquerque Police Officers’ Association.

Gertrude Lee

State Court of Appeals Position 1

Bio

Lee is a former chief prosecutor for the Navajo Nation, where she oversaw 10 legal offices, and 40 lawyers and staff. She’s also worked as a prosecutor and deputy DA in McKinley County. She’s currently a senior…read more on Gertrude

Endorsed by the Albuquerque Journal and the Albuquerque Police Officers’ Association.