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ABQ’s Sexual Assault Evidence Backlog Is Getting Worse

ABQ’s Sexual Assault Evidence Backlog Is Getting Worse

All around the state, evidence from sexual assault cases sits untested. Per capita, New Mexico’s backlog of sexual assault evidence kits is the …

ABQ Upholds Gas Plant’s Permit

ABQ Upholds Gas Plant’s Permit

Honstein Oil Company’s gasoline distribution plant is located in the middle of a low-income Albuquerque neighborhood, and just a few blocks from an …

Lawyer Responds To Veto Of Solitary Confinement Limits

Lawyer Responds To Veto Of Solitary Confinement Limits

Advocates around the country have been working to limit the use of solitary confinement in jails and prisons. The New Mexico Legislature passed a …

Governor Vetoes Home Visiting Bill

Governor Vetoes Home Visiting Bill

One of the bills that Governor Susana Martinez vetoed last week would have set up a Medicaid-funded home visiting program for new parents. The move …

NM Counties Lose Years To Poverty And Drugs

NM Counties Lose Years To Poverty And Drugs

A new report breaks down potential years of life lost when people die before the age of 75 and younger people are dying earlier.There’s been an …

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