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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, ...