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[2015-06-29] Reflections on the LSAC National Longitudinal Bar Passage Study: Two Findings That Have Immediate Impact This brief article discusses two specific findings that may be easy to overlook in the volume of national bar passage data Linda Wightman has produced for LSAC.
This article outlines recent SLAPP litigation in New Mexico, summarizes the new anti-SLAPP law, and highlights important legal issues posed by the statutory text for land-use controversies.
[2009-07-09] Sufficiency of Provocation for Voluntary Manslaughter in New Mexico: Problems in Theory and Practice This article will examine the standard used by recent cases to determine whether instructions on voluntary manslaughter should be presented to the jury in a murder prosecution and the application of this standard to ...
[2009-07-09] Unintentional Homicides Caused by Risk-Creating Conduct: Problems in Distinguishing Between Depraved Mind Murder, Second Degree Murder, Involuntary Manslaughter, and Noncriminal Homicide in New Mexico This article examines unintentional homicides in New Mexico resulting from risk-creating conduct. It considers the statutory scheme for criminal homicides and examines how unintentional killings are defined, classified, ...