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Vigilantism at the border is an imminent disaster

In recent weeks, a group calling themselves the United Constitutional Patriots illegally detained hundreds of immigrants at gunpoint in a remote part of the border near Sunland Park, N.M., and turned them over to U.S. Border Patrol.

May 3, 2019

ACLU-NM Staff Recaps the 2019 Legislative Session

The ACLU of New Mexico hosted a live stream on Monday morning discussing the 2019 legislative session in New Mexico. 

In this conversation, we discuss our biggest victories and disappointments from the session as well as what the future of civil liberties looks like in New Mexico. 

April 9, 2019

Transgender Day of Visibility

March 31 is transgender day of visibility, a day to celebrate transgender people and raise awareness of the discrimination so many face.

April 1, 2019

Expungement Law Right for Formerly Incarcerated

Like many New Mexicans, I live with felony convictions dating back decades. Slightly more than 20 years ago, an Albuquerque police officer arrested me for taking an end table off of my neighbor’s sun porch and charged me with residential burglary — a third degree felony.

March 28, 2019

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