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Albuquerque, NM - Attorney General Hector Balderas and a bi-partisan coalition of 20 state attorneys general submitted a letter today urging Congress to oppose the Practice of Law Technical Clarification Act of 2018, which would strip away protections against debt collection attorneys who take unfair advantage of state courts to intimidate, harass and deceive consumers.

Albuquerque, NM - Attorney General Hector Balderas announced today that he reached a settlement with Visa and MasterCard, the United States’ two largest payment card networks, over a lawsuit brought by the New Mexico Office of the Attorney General alleging excessive fees charged during credit and debit card transactions.

Albuquerque, NM – New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas issued the following statement in response to the tragic death of Jennifer Riordan: "New Mexico is greatly saddened by the news of Jennifer Riordan's tragic death. She was a dear friend and I was honored...

Santa Fe, NM - Today, Attorney General Hector Balderas announced that the Office of the Attorney General has promulgated a new rule for rule making processes for government agencies across New Mexico.

Albuquerque, NM -- Today, Attorney General Hector Balderas announced that Second Judicial District Judge Stan Whitaker denied convicted murderer Jacob Duran's request to set aside the judgment and sentence against him for the 1986 murder of Teofilia Gradi in her North Valley home. Duran asked the Court to set aside the judgment and sentence against him on the basis of new DNA testing of evidence used at trial. The Court was not persuaded and denied Duran's request.

Española, NM - The Office of the Attorney General has announced the indictment of Laura Seeds by a Rio Arriba County grand jury on the counts of: Committing...

Las Vegas, NM – This morning, New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas announced that Project OPEN: Opioid Prevention & Education Network will host an Opioid Abuse Prevention Training in Las Vegas on Saturday, April 7, 2018.

Albuquerque, NM -- Attorney General Balderas today joined a coalition of attorneys general, cities and the bipartisan U.S. Conference of Mayors in filing a lawsuit seeking to block the Trump Administration from demanding citizenship information in the 2020 dicennial Census.

Albuquerque, NM -- Today, Attorney General Hector Balderas issued the following scam alert warning New Mexicans to be extra cautious about people pretending to be able to help them with their Facebook data in the wake of...

Albuquerque, NM -- Attorney General Hector Balderas is investigating reports of New Mexico teachers' TEACH grants that have summarily been converted to loans by the U.S. Department of Education...

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Supreme Court Brief to Require Out-of-State & Online Retailers to Pay State & Local Taxes in New Mexico

Albuquerque, NM – This afternoon, Attorney General Hector Balderas issued a Scam Alert in response to a new scam hitting New Mexico that threatens a ‘criminal lawsuit’ by the IRS if the caller’s message is not returned. The digitized voice in the recording claims to be Officer Edward Jonathon calling from the legal department of the Internal Revenue Service and leaves a call back number along with his threats.


Albuquerque, NM – This morning, Attorney General Hector Balderas issued a scam alert regarding phone recordings threatening New Mexicans with federal enforcement action by the U. S. Treasury and appearances before a grand jury or federal magistrate judge. The scam recording tells New Mexicans they must call various phone numbers with out of state area codes. Scams like this one are flooding New Mexico and since May 2, 2016, nearly 700 reports have been made...