Tag Archive for 2nd Judicial District Court Judge Denise Barela-Shepard

Guardianship Study Commission Message #16

Dear Guardianship Study Commission Members, News Media Professionals, and others: Today is the 3rd in a series of weekly posts, covering statistical analysis of New Mexico’s courts’ administration of the guardianship cases that come before their judges. The last two weeks posts can be found here (July 27, 2017, Post #14) and here (Aug 2,…

Guardianship Study Commission Message #11

Cartoon above: “Remember: ‘accounting’ and ‘accountability’: nothing in common.” Courtesy of The New Yorker Magazine, artist Leo Cullum, and Sue Smoot’s The New Yorker magazine subscription that court-appointed attorney Darryl Millet renewed 5 months after Sue’s death and paid for with Sue’s American Express credit card (renewed 2 months after Sue’s death) which Darryl Millet…