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Christine Morganti
(505) 797-6028

Estancia Elementary School Students to Become Junior Judges

Albuquerque, N.M.—Assistant District Attorney Mateo “Matt” Page from Torrance County will visit Estancia Elementary School at 1 p.m. on Sept. 13, 16 and 17 and lead discussions with students regarding the potential consequences of bad behavior and making decisions in difficult peer situations. The program is called Junior Judges and topics include stealing, bullying, cheating, drugs and alcohol, and gangs and weapons.

This is a program of the State Bar Young Lawyers Division. More information may be found at

The State Bar of New Mexico was organized in 1886 and is composed of more than 8500 members. Its purposes are to aid the courts in administering justice and preserving the rule of law, and to foster a high standard of integrity and competence within the legal profession.