State of New Mexico v. Tiffany Toribio, Bernalillo County,CR No. 2009-02734

Lelia Lorraine Hood

Case Conclusion Date:January 1, 2011

Practice Area:Criminal Defense

Outcome:The judge denied the state's request to instruct the jury under the old law.

Description:The State tried to have the jury instructed about a "guilty but mentally ill" type of verdict. The New Mexico Legislature had repealed the law prior to the client's jury trial.