New Mexico Supreme Court Justice Patricio Serna, a former 11-year State District Judge in Santa Fe, announced Friday he’ll be stepping down from the bench at the end of August.
He served on the First Judicial District bench in Santa Fe from 1985 through 1996.
Obviously this will be a big political issue for this state moving forward as debates will brew over who will be chosen to replace Serna.
For now, here is the news release sent out Friday by the Supreme Court:
The Supreme Court of New Mexico announced today that Justice Patricio M. Serna will retire at midnight on (more…)