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Taos County District Courthouse

105 Albright Street, Suite N, Taos , NM 87571

Colfax County District Courthouse

1413 South Second Street, Raton, NM 87740

Union County District Courthouse

100 Court Street, Suite 5 Clayton, NM 88415

ANNOUNCEMENTS

FAMILY LAW CLINICS happening the first Wednesday of each month.

Eighth Judicial District Jury and Court Management Plan

Cover Letter
Press Release
New NM Supreme Court Order issued July 6, 2020

Eighth Judicial District Jury and Court Management Plan During the Covid-19 Pandemic

9/1/2020 Amendment to District Jury & Court Management Plan During the Covid-19 Pandemic

Video Message for Jurors – We’re working to keep you safe in courthouses

By order of the NM Supreme Court, anyone entering and while in the courthouse must wear a mask or protective face covering that covers the nose and mouth.

Raton Magistrate Court has moved and is now at the District Court, 1413 South 2nd Street, Raton, NM 87740 in the Leon Karelitz Judicial Center, Colfax County. To reach the Raton Magistrate Court please call (575) 445-2220. To get documents to the court email ratm@nmcourts.gov
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Child Support Hearings involving CSED will continue to be held telephonically.
For Taos Hearings, please call (575) 751-8665 at the time of your hearing.
For questions, about Taos cases please call the District Court Clerk’s Office (575) 758-3173. Thank You!!
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  • PLEASE NOTE – All Courts in the Eighth Judicial District, including all District and Magistrate Courts in Taos, Raton, Clayton, and Springer WILL REMAIN OPEN during the COVID-19 Emergency. We are asking individuals not to come to the court if they have traveled to a high-risk area or are displaying symptoms of COVID-19.  If you are scheduled to appear in court but are at risk as described above, you must call the court at the numbers listed below. 

Emails for people representing themselves to file by email:

Taos District Court:                 taodpublic@nmcourts.gov
Raton District Court:               ratdpublic@nmcourts.gov
Clayton District Court:            cladpublic@nmcourts.gov
Taos Magistrate Court:          taosmag@nmcourts.gov
Raton Magistrate Court:        ratm@nmcourts.gov
Springer Magistrate Court:   sprmpublic@nmcourts.gov
Clayton Magistrate Court:     clampublic@nmcourts.gov

Fax Numbers for people representing themselves to use to File by Fax:

Taos District Court:        (575) 751-1281 (Clerks’ Office Fax Number)
Raton District Court:      (575) 445-2626 (Clerks’ Office Fax Number)
Clayton District Court    (575) 374-2089 (Clerks’ Office Fax Number)
Taos Magistrate Court:  (575) 751-0983
Raton District Court:        (575) 445-8966
Springer District:             (575) 483-0127
Clayton District Court:    (575) 374-9368

DISTRICT COURT PHONE NUMBERS

Taos County District Court- 575-758-3173
Colfax County District Court (Raton)- 575-445-5585
Union County District Court (Clayton)- 575-374-9577

MAGISTRATE COURT PHONE NUMBERS

Taos Magistrate Court- 575-758-4030
Colfax County Magistrate Court (Raton)- 575-445-2220
Colfax County Magistrate Court (Springer)- 575-483-2417
Union County Magistrate Court (Clayton)- 575-374-9472 

STANDING ORDER REGARDING NEWS MEDIA IN THE TAOS COUNTY COURTHOUSE (UPDATED AUGUST 28, 2018)

STANDING ORDER REGARDING NEWS MEDIA IN THE COLFAX COUNTY COURTHOUSE (FEBRUARY 11, 2021)

 

Attention Jurors

TAOS JURY REPORTING INFORMATION

Jury Service: 
Eighth Judicial District and Magistrate Court
105 Albright Street Suite N Taos New Mexico 87571
Jurors with a reporting term of March 2021 through July 30 2021 and June 1 2021
through October 1 2021
There are jury trials  the week of July 26 2021
Jurors in Group Numbers 100-450 please report on July 26 2021 at 8am for service
Please call the jury reporting line the evening before your scheduled reporting date for any updates at (575) 758-3173 ext 2 then ext 3 Please check your emails frequently for information regarding service, and to receive and complete supplemental questionnaires. 
Thank you for your valuable service!
Save the Dates-Jurors are scheduled to be utilized again on:  August 9 2021 
Please check back on July 30 2021 after 5:00 pm for updates and further instructions.

 

 COLFAX COUNTY – RATON DISTRICT COURT

 
Court Name and Reporting Address 8th Judicial District Court Court (Colfax)    
Jurors with a reporting term of  June 1, 2021 through October,1 2021;    
Jurors in Individualized Group Numbers  1-300  , there are NO JURY TRIALS scheduled the week of Monday July  26, 2021 Every Friday, please call after 5:00 p.m. or check our website for updated jury information.
‘Please check your emails frequently for information regarding service, and to receive and complete supplemental questionnaires”
Thank you for your valuable service!
 
Court Name and Reporting Address 8th Judicial District Court Court (Colfax)    
Jurors with a reporting term of  July 1, 2021 through November,1 2021;    
Jurors in Group Numbers 400 & 401 , there are NO JURY TRIALS scheduled the week of Monday July 26, 2021 Every Friday, please call after 5:00 p.m. or check our website for updated jury information.
‘Please check your emails frequently for information regarding service, and to receive and complete supplemental questionnaires”
Thank you for your valuable service!

COLFAX COUNTY – RATON MAGISTRATE COURT

Raton Magistrate Court 1413 South 2nd Raton NM 87740 Jurors with reporting term of 07/12/2021 through 11/12/2021; Jurors in group 105, There are no Jury Trials the week of Monday, July 19, 2021, and you do not need to report at this time. Please continue to call the Jury reporting line every Friday after 5:00pm for any updates at 575-445-2220 option 3 then option 2 and option 2 again.

Thank you for your valuable service!

 

COLFAX COUNTY – SPRINGER MAGISTRATE COURT

Jurors, there are no jury trials scheduled during the week of Monday, July 19, 2021, and you do not need to report.

Please continue to check this website every Friday after 5:00 p.m. Thank you!

 

UNION JURY REPORTING INFORMATION
UNION COUNTY COURTHOUSE

No Jury Service: 

Court Name and Reporting Address: Eighth Judicial District & Magistrate Courts, 100 Court Street, Suite 5, Clayton, NM 88415.
Jurors with a reporting term of March 29, 2021 through July 30, 2021.

Jurors in Group Numbers 1-300, there are NO JURY TRIALS scheduled the week of July 26, 2021. This will conclude your term of service, and the Court appreciates your valuable time!

Jurors in Group Numbers 301-600, please start calling the recording the weekend of July 30, 2021, after 5:00 p.m., or check our website at www.nmcourts.gov for updated jury information. Thank you for your valuable service!