Dona Ana County

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NM Supreme Court Rules Photographers Violated Anti-Discrimination Law For Refusing To Take Pictures Of Gay Couple

A commercial photography business owned by opponents of same-sex marriage violated New Mexico’s anti-discrimination law by refusing to take pictures of a gay couple’s commitment ceremony, the state’s highest court ruled Thursday.

08/22/2013

File photo of a lesbian couple exchanging rings during their wedding. (Photo by NOEL CELIS/AFP/GettyImages)

N.M. County To Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

A southern New Mexico county clerk announced Wednesday that his office will begin issuing same-sex marriage licenses, just as lawyers for same-sex couples are challenging state laws that they say contradict whether the practice is legal in this southwestern state.

08/21/2013

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Man Left In Solitary Confinement For 2 Years Without Trial Gets $15.5M Settlement

A southern New Mexico county announced Tuesday that it reached a $15.5 million settlement to end the legal battle over the case of a man who was held in solitary confinement for two years without a trial and was so neglected that he took out his own tooth.

03/07/2013

A one-year-old tested positive for cocaine and police have a warrant for the mother. (Photo by Mark Renders/Getty Images)

Police Seeking Mother Of One-Year-Old Child Who Ingested Cocaine

Deputies in Dona Ana County are looking for a Mesquite woman after her year-old son tested positive for cocaine.

09/19/2012

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