Court Dispositions

Here are recent dispositions recorded in Curry County District Court:
Armando Ortiz, 19, pleaded guilty to possession of methamphetamine. Judgment deferred 18 months, ordered to pay $175 fine and DNA testing fee, and placed on supervised probation for same period with $15 monthly probation costs. Subject to one-year parole release supervision if incarcerated with credit for one day served.
n Jerry S. Goddard, 33, pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance. Determined to be a habitual offender and sentenced to 18 months in state prison with credit for 27 days served. Jail time suspended and placed on supervised probation for same period with $20 monthly probation costs and special conditions of $175 lab analysis and DNA testing fees. Subject to one-year parole release supervision if incarcerated.
n Simon Billegas, 31, pleaded guilty to two counts of forgery. Judgment deferred five years, ordered to pay $100 DNA testing fee, and placed on supervised probation for same period with special condition of paying restitution to be determined. Subject to two-years parole release supervision on each count if incarcerated with credit for 13 days served.
n Crystal A. Lopez, 22, pleaded guilty to battery on a household member. Sentenced to 364 days in county jail with credit for three days served. Jail time suspended and placed on supervised probation for same period with special conditions of anger management counseling, no contact with victim and restitution to be determined.
n Andrea Patron, 28, pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance and driving while intoxicated, first offense. Judgment on controlled substance charge deferred 18 months. Sentenced to 90 days in county jail on DWI charge with credit for six days served, all suspended. Placed on two concurrent terms totaling 18 months supervised probation with special conditions of paying $525 fine and DNA and lab fees and performing 48 hours community service. Subject to one-year parole release supervision if incarcerated.
n Daniel Terrazas, 34, pleaded guilty to two counts of battery. Judgment deferred six months and placed on supervised probation for same period with special conditions of $35 monthly probation costs unless waived, restitution to be determined, and no contact with victim. Granted credit for one day served if incarcerated.

Here are recent dispositions recorded in Curry County Magistrate Court:

n Ricardo Juan Rojas, 21, pleaded guilty to improper use of registration, no drivers license and no insurance. Sentenced to $885 fine, court costs and fees. Allowed to serve additional jail time at $41.20 per day in lieu of payment.
n Anthony M. Martinez, 21, pleaded guilty to minor in possession of alcohol. Sentenced to $1,067 fine, court costs and fees, all but $267 suspended at $50 per month.
n Walter Sotillo, 21, pleaded no contest to racing on highways. Sentenced to $375 fine, court costs and fees, all but $175 suspended at $50 per month.
n Jolene Navarro, 33, pleaded guilty to possession of marijuana under one ounce. Sentenced to $192 fine, court costs and fees. Allowed to complete 38 hours community service at zoo in lieu of payment.
n Robert Mowles, 34, pleaded guilty to no insurance, driving while license suspended and no registration. Sentenced to $1,085 fine, court costs and fees, all but $185 suspended. Allowed to complete 36 hours community service in lieu of payment.
n Gene C. Rivera, 50, received dismissal of 1999 conviction on charges of improper equipment and driving while license revoked due to failure to comply with six-month statute of limitations. Ordered to pay $200 bench warrant fee at $50 per month.
n Angel Baros, 18, pleaded guilty to furnishing alcohol to minors. Sentenced to $1,000 fine, all suspended, $67 court costs and fees, and 30 hours community service related to reducing the incidence of DWI through teen court.
n Terrill Stowe, 28, pleaded no contest to driving while license suspended and no seat belts. Judgment deferred 90 days, ordered to pay $155 fine, court costs and fees, and placed on unsupervised probation for same period.
n Julian Molina, 23, pleaded guilty to furnishing alcohol to minors. Sentenced to $1,067 fine, court costs and fees and 30 hours community service related to reducing the incidence of DWI. Allowed to serve additional jail time at $41.20 per day in lieu of payment and may be released to Border Patrol at any time.
n Lalo Picaso, 26, pleaded guilty to furnishing alcohol to minors. Sentenced to $1,067 fine, court costs and fees and 30 hours community service related to reducing the incidence of DWI. Allowed to serve additional jail time at $41.20 per day in lieu of payment and may be released to Border Patrol at any time.
n Marcus S. Ortiz, 19, pleaded guilty to minor allowing self to be served alcohol. Sentenced to $1,000 fine, all suspended, $67 court costs and fees, and 30 hours community service related to reducing the incidence of DWI. Allowed to perform community service in Portales.
n Patron Andrea, 28, pleaded innocent to failure to enforce compulsory school attendance. Found guilty in non-jury trial, sentenced to $167 fine, court costs and fees, all but $67 suspended, and ordered to keep child in school and call the school when her child is sick. Allowed to complete 13 hours community service at library in lieu of payment.
n Robert L. Messier, 38, pleaded guilty to speeding. Sentenced to $120 fine and fees at $50 per month.
n James Sutherland Jr., 43, pleaded no contest to battery on a household member. Judgment deferred 364 days, ordered to pay $67 court fees, and placed on unsupervised probation for same period with special conditions of obeying all laws, notifying court of any address changes, and completing anger management classes.
n Paul Lee Salazar, 27, pleaded guilty to resisting and evading a police officer. Sentenced to 364 days in county jail, all but seven suspended, and $51 court costs and fees. Placed on supervised probation for remaining period with $35 monthly probation costs and special condition of reporting immediately to probation office.