The New Mexico Court of Appeals has scheduled a 10 a.m. hearing on Sept. 24 at the Pamela B. Minzner Law Center. The oral argument is open to the public.
A three-judge panel will preside: Judge Roderick Kennedy, Judge Michael E. Vigil, and Judge Linda M. Vanzi ('95)
Following are the details of the case:
Richard Ross Bowen, Plaintiff-Appellant, represented by Doug Perrin
Mescalero Apache Tribe, Defendant-Appellee, represented by David W. Peterson, Thomas C. Bird (`82), Javier Junco
Plaintiff-appellant asserts that, under their gaming compact with the State of New Mexico, the defendant-appellee is liable for their employee's attack on the plaintiff at the plaintiff's home, when the attack was based on the employee's knowledge of the plaintiff having won a large sum of money at the defendant's casino.
For more information, contact Nora Gonzales at 505-841-4618.