Police Identify Victims of Head-On Collision South of Farmington

Concept photo: Two people killed in a collision south of Farmington were identified

The two people killed in a head-on collision south of Farmington have been identified by the New Mexico State Police. The police revealed their identities on Monday, October 11th. 50-year-old Michael McCraren, of Tucson, Arizona, and 28-year-old Hannah Cornerlson of Surprise died when the cars they traveled in collided on the Navajo reservation. The accident […]

What Does It Mean To Mitigate in a Car Accident Case?

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When you get into a car accident, there’s a high likelihood that you’ll suffer injuries. Afterward, you’re expected to get treatment and stick with the treatment plan. However, when you fail to do this and aggravate your injuries, the law says you’ve been unable to “mitigate” the effects of such a wound. In this article, […]

Police Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting in Las Cruces

Police line concept photo, officer-involved shooting in Las Cruces

The Las Cruces Police Department and the Dona Ana County Officer-Involved Incident Task Force are investigating a shooting incident that led to the death of one man. The shooting in Las Cruces happened on Saturday, October 9th. According to a press release by the Las Cruces Police Department, an officer initiated a traffic stop at […]

What Are Civil Rights Violations?

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Civil rights are the rights that citizens of a state or nation get to give them political and social freedom and equality. The rights protect individuals from infringement from the government, social organizations, and other individuals. However, despite the laws that the government has laid down, there are still those who violate other people’s civil […]

Police Investigate Santa Fe Shooting Incident That Killed One

Concept photo police investigate Santa Fe shooting incident

The Santa Fe Police are looking into a shooting incident that left a man dead. The Santa Fe shooting incident happened during the early hours of Monday, October 4th. The police said that Joseph Aiello, 39, was shot in the 2700 block of Alamosa Drive.  The Santa Fe Police Deputy Chief Paul Joye said officers […]

Can I File a Claim for Employment Discrimination in NM?

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Discrimination is ravaging America’s employment sphere. Many employers treat some employees differently based on sex, race, and other criteria, termed employment discrimination. Work colleagues aren’t left out either. Instead, inspired by the employer, employees discriminate amongst themselves. Unfortunately, many victims of discrimination don’t know whether they have legal remedies. So, do you think you’re facing […]

Motorcyclist Hospitalized Following Albuquerque Auto-Motorcycle Collision

Albuquerque auto-motorcycle collision

A motorcyclist ended up in the hospital and is in critical condition following an Albuquerque auto-motorcycle collision. The accident happened in the northeast part of the city on Sunday night, October 3rd. Speed may have factored in the accident.  According to the Albuquerque Police Department, the collision occurred at about 7 p.m. on San Mateo […]

Common Defenses to Criminal Charges in New Mexico

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As expert Albuquerque criminal defense lawyers, we know criminal charges and subsequent conviction can alter the direction of a person’s life forever. This is why your attorney must put up the best possible rebuttal to secure an acquittal or have the case against you dismissed. In this article, we look at the common defenses to […]

Hit-and-Run Accident in Meadow Lake Injures 12-Year-Old Girl

Ambulance, concept of hit-and-run in Meadow Lake

The man who struck and injured a 12-year-old girl in a hit-and-run accident in Meadow Lake has been charged. The Valencia County man turned himself into the Valencia County Sheriff’s Office on Saturday, September 25th. As a result, 31-year-old Miguel Ortiz of El Cerro Mission faces a charge of leaving the scene of an accident […]

What Is a Deposition in a Personal Injury Case?

Lawyer writing notes for deposition in personal injury case

A personal injury case arises when a person suffers harm from an accident or through medical negligence or using a defective product. Under New Mexico laws, the victim is entitled to recover compensation from the person who harmed them. They can either commence a claim or choose to file a lawsuit depending on the circumstances. […]

Police Arrest Man in Albuquerque Assault

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A woman was flown to a burn center in Texas after her roommate allegedly set her on fire in their Albuquerque home off West Central. The Albuquerque assault happened on Friday, September 24th. 39-year-old Lawrence Sedillo faces a charge of aggravated battery resulting in great bodily harm. The police booked the suspect into the Metropolitan […]

What Happens if an At-Fault Driver Lies to Their Insurer?

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If you get into an accident in New Mexico, you may be eligible to recover compensation from the at-fault driver. However, there’s a chance the responsible driver will lie about the accident. They could lie to their insurance company and the police. Notably, if they lie to the insurer, they may use it as an […]