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Is prostitution legal in new mexico

Is Prostitution Legal in New Mexico?

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Except for Nevada, prostitution is illegal throughout the United States. Although prostitution laws vary from state to state, they are typically enacted for public health, morality, and ethical reasons. New Mexico is no different and has laws in place that... Read More

Understanding Your Restraining Order

Understanding Your Restraining Order: New Mexico Legal Guide

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In New Mexico, dealing with a restraining order can be daunting, raising many questions and concerns. With such stringent requirements, you should know the legal process of obtaining a restraining order and how it affects your rights.  This guide answers... Read More

Assault Examples and Possible Legal Consequences

Assault Examples and Possible Legal Consequences

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Are you or a family member facing assault charges? You are not alone. In 2022, there were over one million arrests for assault across the country. With the complexities of the criminal justice system and the far-reaching consequences of an... Read More

How to Get a Child Endangerment Charge Dropped

How to Get a Child Endangerment Charge Dropped

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Child endangerment accusations are serious, and they can have long-term consequences for you and your family. If you are facing child endangerment charges, you may be curious about what constitutes it, how it is classified, and what consequences you may... Read More

Capital Murder Definition

Capital Murder Definition

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Capital murder is a serious criminal charge that demands rigorous legal representation. Defined as the intentional and premeditated killing of another person, capital murder is often associated with additional aggravating factors that make it one of the most serious offenses... Read More

Pornography Laws New Mexico

Pornography Laws in New Mexico

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In New Mexico, the legal landscape surrounding pornography-related crimes can be complex and intimidating. Allegations of these offenses can have serious consequences, including criminal charges, fines, and potential imprisonment. Additionally, if you’re convicted of certain pornography offenses, you’ll be required... Read More

How to get out of statutory rape charges

How to Get Out of Statutory Rape Charges

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Statutory rape or engaging in sexual activity with a minor under the age of consent, even if consensual, can result in serious legal consequences in New Mexico. Facing these allegations and possible long-term consequences for your personal and professional life... Read More

What is reckless driving?

What Is Reckless Driving?

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Imagine running late for an important meeting and quickly speeding up to beat the changing light. Or perhaps you were in such a hurry that you proceeded to speed and weave in and out of traffic. Now, you’re facing a... Read More

Protective order vs restraining order whats the difference

Protective Order vs. Restraining Order: Is There a Difference?

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People often use the terms “protective order” and “restraining order” interchangeably, and with good reason because the two are quite similar. But they are different. The most significant difference is that New Mexico issues protective orders in domestic cases where... Read More

Is Road Rage a Criminal Offense

Is Road Rage a Criminal Offense?

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Have you ever been stuck in rush hour, inching forward like a snail in molasses? Suddenly, someone cuts you off, almost causing a crash. Your heart races and your anger boils as you realize you avoided a crash by the... Read More

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