Aztec, NM - Attorney General Hector Balderas and Four Corners, Navajo Nation and New Mexico Environment Department officials will hold a press conference on Tuesday, October 25th to urge residents who have been impacted by the Gold King Mine Spill to meet with New Mexico’s legal team. During the press conference, Attorney General Balderas will give an update on the current situation and share information with the community about further potential legal steps to be taken to make New Mexico and Four Corners residents whole after the devastating spill. After the press conference, special counsel will be available at the San Juan County Government Center throughout the afternoon and from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM on Wednesday to meet with the local community and hear their stories.
Aztec, NM - Attorney General Hector Balderas and Four Corners, Navajo Nation and New Mexico Environment Department officials will hold a press conference on Tuesday, October 25th to urge residents who have been impacted by the Gold King Mine Spill to meet with New Mexico’s legal team.
Dzilth-Na-O-Dith-Hle, NM – Attorney General Hector Balderas announced that tomorrow the Office of the Attorney General Community Outreach Division will be holding a suicide prevention training for Dzilth-Na-O-Dith-Hle Community School students and will participate in East Mountain High School Parent Night providing Cyber Safety training.
Santa Fe, NM – Attorney General Hector Balderas announced today that the New Mexico State Supreme Court ruled to uphold the first-degree murder conviction against Santana Serrano, who was convicted in March of 2015 in the Fifth Judicial District Court.
Moriarty, NM – Attorney General Hector Balderas announced that tomorrow the Office of the Attorney General Community Outreach Division will be holding a cyber safety training for Moriarty Middle School students, suicide prevention training for Truman Middle School students and financial well-being training for parents at La Academia de Esperanza.
Albuquerque, NM – Today, Attorney General Hector Balderas announced that the Office of the Attorney General Human Trafficking Task Force recently conducted an undercover sting operation resulting in the arrest of Tyrone Davis.
Albuquerque, NM - Today, Attorney General Hector Balderas and the New Mexico Office of the Attorney General Internet Crimes Against Children Unit issued a Safety Advisory in response to Yahoo’s announcement that 500 million of its user accounts were stolen.
Albuquerque, NM - The Albuquerque chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is hosting their annual Out of the Darkness suicide awareness walk in honor of suicide awareness month. This week, Attorney General Hector Balderas announced that his office will participate in the walk in Albuquerque. Suicide is the second leading cause of death for adolescents and New Mexico currently ranks fifth in the nation for suicide.
Albuquerque, NM - Today, the Office of New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas sent an investigatory letter requesting information to the manufacturer of EpiPen, the brand name of an auto-injector used so that synthetic adrenaline can be administered safely and quickly to treat anaphylaxis caused by a severe allergic reaction. In the past months, the price of EpiPens has risen dramatically, raising alarm that some New Mexico families may not be able to afford this life-saving medication.
On Friday, September 23, at 9:00 a.m., In recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month, Facebook and the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) will host a Boost Your Business seminar in Albuquerque, NM. The seminar is free to the public and aims to teach local small business owners how to optimize their presence and engage customers on the world’s largest social network.