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  • DUI / DWI

    The New Mexico law also has a provision called Homicide by Vehicle and Great Bodily Injury by Vehicle. If you are D.W.I. and you kill someone or cause them great bodily harm you will charged with a third degree felony. Penalties under this section include six years in prison.

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  • Military Courts-Martial

    An Overview of Military Justice for those Accused of a Crime

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  • Cómo libertad bajo fianza a alguien fuera de la cárcel

    La forma mas rapida de conseguir a alguien fuera de la carcel es contratar a un fiador. Por lo general van a cobrar el diez por ciento de la fianza como su cuota, pero que consideren un plan de pago. Estan disponibles 24 horas al dia, siete dias a la semana, para que la gente en ...

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  • New Mexico Pre Prosecution Diversion Program: Pros and Cons

    PPDP is a quick detour out of the court system before you ever go to court. This is a big plus as you won't have a criminal record, you won't need to hire a lawyer so long as you can complete your PPDP successfully. It makes sense when you are definitely guilty of the offense, no...

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  • Requesting a MVD Hearing Within 10 Days of Arrest

    10 Days of Arrest That notice, whether you get it or not, tells you that your NM drivers license was taken and that you may drive with this Notice in hand. If you request a hearing through MVD within

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  • Expungement of Criminal Records in Federal Courts

    In the hyperlink is an article written 18 months ago. If you can wade through the lawyer speak, you may notice how, in nearly all jurisdictions, juvenile (under age 18) records are expunged routinely. In many states there is a procedure to request the judge expunge the record. In...

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  • Hiring Civilian Counsel in a Military Courts-Martial

    Can I hire civilian counsel? The short answer is "yes," but be sure the civilian counsel has some experience handling military cases. While courts-martial are similar to federal district court cases,

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  • Not Talking to the Police Before you Hire an Attorney: Better Safe than Sorry

    The short answer is No! Do not do it! The police would like nothing better than to wrap up their investigation with telling admissions from the person accused of a crime, and will try and convince you that it is in your best interest to tell your side of the story. That may or m...

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  • Spanish Speaking Lawyers - Emplear a un Abogado Criminal de Defensa si habla español

    Muchos abogados Criminales de Defensa hablan espanol o tienen a una secretaria que puede traducir entre ingles y espanol. Debe llamar la oficina y preguntar si alguien habla espanol alli. Si no, debe buscar otra oficina de la ley donde esto es posible. Porque el proceso en el cor...

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  • New Mexico Courts: How are Undocumented Mexicans (Illegal Aliens) Treated?

    Information regarding how Mexicanos and undocumented aliens are treated in New Mexico courts. Despite a hostile political climate, by and large you can expect fair treatment regardless of nationality.

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