This is a court of general jurisdiction which holds jury trials. The Second Judicial District includes Bernalillo county and is the busiest court in the state. The court has a dedicated family court judge, two dedicated children's court judges, and several dedicated criminal judges, in addition to a large complement of civil judges.
Of the 204 total outcomes we are aware of for Second Judicial District Court, 118 (57%) were decided for plaintiffs and 86 (42%) were decided for the defense. We know of 154 jury trials, 24 bench trials, and 32 cases disposed of by motion.
Out of 154 verdicts, 88 (57%) were for the plaintiff and 64 (41%) were for the defense. Prevailing plaintiffs were awarded punitives 38% of the time they asked for them (16/42), at a median ratio of 2.5 times compensatories.
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