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Security and Closures

All visitors to the Supreme Court must check in with a security officer in the front lobby of the building.

All persons and packages are subject to search upon entry to the building. Firearms are not permitted on the premises. For Supreme Court Building Commission Security Policy click here

The Supreme Court of New Mexico has no public parking around the building. When the Court is closed due to inclement weather, the public will be notified through local news outlets announcing delays or closures for the “Supreme Court Building”. Notice of other pre-planned closures will be posted on this webpage and in public locations around the building.

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Please check local news outlets for announcements of delays or closures because of inclement weather. Look for the specific words “Supreme Court Building” or “NM Supreme Court Building”  because we DO NOT follow announcements for the public schools or other state government entities in Santa Fe.

The Supreme Court of New Mexico will be on a 2 hour delay 12/13/2022