This is a court of general jurisdiction which holds jury trials. The First Judicial District includes Santa Fe county, Los Alamos county, and Rio Arriba county. The court has nine divisions:
Of the 89 total outcomes we are aware of for First Judicial District Court, 55 (61%) were decided for plaintiffs and 34 (38%) were decided for the defense. We know of 72 jury trials, 15 bench trials, and 8 cases disposed of by motion.
Out of 72 verdicts, 46 (63%) were for the plaintiff and 25 (34%) were for the defense. Prevailing plaintiffs were awarded punitives 50% of the time they asked for them (14/28), at a median ratio of 2.0 times compensatories.
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