NM Court of Appeals Schedules February 19, 10:00 AM Hearing
February 3, 2015 - Jen Laws
The New Mexico Court of Appeals has scheduled a hearing at the Pamela B. Minzner Law Center on Thursday, February 19, 2015. The oral argument is open to the public and begins at 10:00 A.M.
A three-judge panel will preside: Judge Cynthia A. Fry (’81), Judge Michael E. Vigil, and Judge M. Monica Zamora (’87).
Following are the details of the case:
NOE RODRIGUEZ, Worker-Appellant, represented by Gail Evans
BRAND WEST DAIRY and UNINSURED EMPLOYER’S FUND, Employer/Insurer-Appellees, represented Gary K. King and Richard J. Crollett
(consolidated with No. 33,675)
MARIA ANGELICA AGUIRRE, Worker-Appellant
M.A. & SONS CHILI PRODUCTS, FOOD INDUSTRY SELF INSURANCE FUND OF NEW MEXICO, Employer/Insurer-Appellees, represented by Paul Maestas
Worker-Appellant requests review of the question whether Griego v. New Mexico Workers’ Compensation Admin., 2nd Jud. Dist. No. CV 2009-10130, in which the district court held unconstitutional the “farm and ranch laborer” exemption from coverage in Section 52-1-6(a), and the ruling of the Court of Appeals that “the WCA is bound by the district court’s ruling” must govern his subsequent workers’ compensation appeal.
- Worker-Appellant’s Brief in Chief
- Employer/Insurer-Appellees’ Answer Brief
- Worker-Appellant’s Reply Brief
- Amicus Curiae, N.M. Farm and Livestock Bureau, N.M. Cattle Growers Association, Dairy Producers of N.M., Dairy Farmers of N.M.
- Worker-Appellant’s Response to the Amicus Brief of Cattle Growers’ Assoc. Et Al.
For more information, contact Nora Gonzales at 505-841-4618.