NM Court of Appeals Schedules April 22, 2014 2:00 PM Hearing

NM Court of AppealsThe New Mexico Court of Appeals has scheduled a hearing at the Pamela B. Minzner Law Center on Tuesday, April 22, 2014. The oral argument is open to the public and begins at 2:00 P.M.

A three-judge panel will preside: Chief Judge Roderick Kennedy, Judge Michael D. Bustamante ('74), Judge Timothy L. Garcia ('84).

Following are the details of the case:

MELISSA GALETTI, Plaintiff-Appellant, represented by Wayne R. Suggett

vs.

DERRAL W. REEVE, KIM GILLEN, BRENDA CONYNE AND TEXACO CONFERENCE ASSOCIATON OF SEVENTH DAY ADVENTISTS, Defendants-Appellees, represented by Edward Ricco and Jocelyn Drennan

Plaintiff-Appellant, a certified teacher for the Seventh-day Adventist Church, seeks review of Second Judicial District Court's dismissal of her breach of contract complaint and claims for retaliation, intentional interference with contract, defamation and conspiracy based upon the ministerial exception and church autonomy doctrines.

For more information, contact Nora Gonzales at 505-841-4618.

April 17, 2014