Thirteenth Judicial District Court

State of New Mexico

Cibola Jury Panel Update

  "Warning Scam Alert: We have received reports that someone is posing as a court employee and demanding payment of fake fines over the phone by credit card. Please know that the 13th District Court will never call and ask for payment of any fines by phone using a credit card."
UPDATED: FEBRUARY 05, 2016 @ 3:30 PM
To all Petit Jurors who are currently serving from December 14, 2015 through April 14, 2016: 
Panel 1:  Jurors DO NOT NEED TO APPEAR for Jury Duty.
Panel 2 and Panel 3:  Jurors NEED TO APPEAR for Jury Duty selection on February 22, 2016 @ 9:00 am before Honorable Judge Pedro G. Rael. 
Panel 4:  Jurors DO NOT NEED TO APPEAR for Jury Duty.
You are required and asked to call into the Code-A-Phone every week on Friday after 5:00 pm.  LISTEN to see when your panel NEEDS TO APPEAR AND for UPDATED information IF your panel DOES NOT NEED to appear.  If you are given a date to appear, please call the day before the given date to make sure Jury selection is still a go.
The code a phone number is 505/287-8831 ext 1.,  or you can also check the website at
Inclement Weather:  Court Closures or delays due to weather will be announced on local television stations.  If jury service is during winter months when snow or other hazardous conditions exists, jurors are advised that the abbreviated school schedule for Grants/Cibola County Schools with be followed.  If however, you have a problem in your area, please contact the Court.
Thank you and have a good weekend.
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