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VICTORY! New Mexico Governor Signs Historic Property Rights Protections into Law

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New Mexico outlaws civil asset forfeiture, aka “Policing for profit” SANTA FE, NM—Today, Governor Susana Martinez signed HB 560 into law, ending the practice of civil asset forfeiture in New Mexico. Civil asset forfeiture, also known as “policing for profit,”

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Not Indiana

Don’t Confuse New Mexico with Indiana

Not Indiana

Last week, the politicians who run the State of Indiana loaded a gun, aimed it at their own foot, and pulled the trigger—and then limped around acting shocked that they had shot themselves in the foot. I’m talking, of course,

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Civil Asset Forfeiture Ban Passed in New Mexico, Heads to Governor

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New Mexico Senate and House Unanimously Pass Major Property Rights Protection Bill SANTA FE, NM—Today, the Senate unanimously passed Representative Zachary Cook’s bill to end civil asset forfeiture—also known as “policing for profit”—in New Mexico. This unfair practice allows police

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ACLU, Disability Rights New Mexico, and the Native American Voters Alliance File Motion to Intervene in APD/DOJ Settlement Agreement

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ALBUQUERQUE, NM—Today, the ACLU, Disability Rights New Mexico, and the Native American Voters Alliance filed a motion to intervene in the settlement agreement between the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the City of Albuquerque. Were the court to grant this

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New Bill Would End Policing for Profit in New Mexico

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SANTA FE, NM—Today, Republican Representative Zachary J. Cook introduced a bill designed to end civil asset forfeiture—also known as “policing for profit”—in New Mexico. This unfair practice allows police to seize and keep property of citizens who haven’t even been

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