In This Issue: January 15, 2016

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Upcoming Deadlines
Court of Appeals
Judicial Vacancy
Deadline: Jan. 19
More information

Board of Bar Commissioners
Third Bar Commissioner District Vacancy (Los Alamos, Rio Arriba, Sandoval and Santa Fe counties)
Deadline: Feb. 12
Specific term and application information
Center for Legal Education
Attacking Witness' "I Don't Know and I Don't Remember"
Jan. 20-21, Live Webinar
This program will teach you how to attack the toughest answers at disposition and in trial.
State Bar News
Animal Law Section
January Animal Talk: Mexican Gray Wolf
Attend "NEPA Days and Lobo Nights," an illustrated account of their personal involvement with the reintroduction of the Mexican gray wolf (Canis lupus baileyi), or, el lobo. The presentation will be noon, Jan. 22, at the State Bar Center, presented by Jean and Peter Ossorio. Cookies and drinks provided. R.S.V.P. to Evann Kleinschmidt.
Other News
Federal Bar Association, N.M. Chapter
Save the Date! CLE and Movie in February
The New Mexico Chapter of the Federal Bar Association will present its annual CLE and movie at 1 p.m., Feb. 11, at the Regal Theaters in Albuquerque. The movie will be CitizenFour, the story of filmmaker Laura Poitras and journalist Glenn Greenwald's encounters with Edward Snowden. It will be followed by a panel discussion with Dana Gold and local practitioners. More information.
New Mexico Lawyers and Judges Assistance Program
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Support Groups
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For more information, contact Bill Stratvert, 505-242-6845, or Hilary Noskin, 505-449-7984.
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