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Recent articles by Colleen:

AG campaigns rake in big bucks

Attorney General candidates in the 2022 Democratic primary are Brian Colón, left, and Raúl Torrez. Copyright © 2022 Albuquerque Journal This year’s race is shaping up to be one of the most expensive ever for an attorney general contest in New Mexico, with more than $2.5 million raised so far by candidates seeking the Democratic nomination for the open seat. The winner of the June 7 Democratic… → Read More

Settlement reached in archdiocese bankruptcy case

An estimated $121 million is slated to go to nearly 400 survivors of clergy sexual abuse → Read More

Attorney General's Democratic primary pits two heavy hitters

Torrez is a career prosecutor; Colón promotes his relationship building → Read More

Torrez: Willingness to ruffle feathers is an asset, not a liability

Attorney General candidate has created new ways to combat crime as a career prosecutor and DA → Read More

Colón: Getting people to sit down together can solve big issues

Community, transparency and accountability focus of Attorney General candidate's goals if elected → Read More

Torrez, Colón meet in state AG debate

Televised discussion devolves into finger-pointing spectacle → Read More

UNM, clinic settle for $1.26M in abortion death

University referred woman who was 24 weeks into her pregnancy to a private facility → Read More

Ex-state Sen. Shannon Robinson disbarred

Copyright © 2022 Albuquerque Journal The state Supreme Court on Tuesday decided to disbar former state senator and longtime attorney Shannon Robinson for spending settlement money intended for a client’s “horribly injured” daughter on his personal expenses, such as keeping his Albuquerque law practice afloat. Despite a plea from lawyer Shannon Robinson for “mercy,” the court adopted the… → Read More

Ex-senator is facing disbarment

Shannon Robinson accused of using client funds for personal expenses → Read More

Charges filed in 2019 killing of federal witness

New indictment latest in battle against violent SNM prison gang → Read More

Uptick in cases of coronavirus in NM possible

Top health official says antiviral pills would likely blunt impact → Read More

FBI uncovers new Arizona-ABQ drug pipeline

Several suspects, career criminals, are members of racist Aryan gangs → Read More

NM Civil Guard records destroyed

Former head of armed militia admitted taking action in deposition → Read More

Bernalillo County duped out of over $447K in email scheme from 'fraudster'

Man allegedly posed as an approved vendor seeking new payment method → Read More

Audit finds fault with CYFD plan for no-bid project

Official steered data system contract to California company, report says → Read More

Court rules aim to speed up criminal cases

Programs could infringe on defendants' rights, critics say → Read More

Archdiocese of SF bankruptcy mediation set

Long-running process derived from claims of abuse against clergy → Read More

New Mexico changing the way it tracks COVID-19

More attention to hospitalizations, less emphasis on new daily case counts → Read More

AG: Rio Rancho violated records law

City blasts Balderas, but agrees to process media requests in death of officer's 2-year-old son → Read More

Archdiocese of Santa Fe insurance records can be filed publicly

Lawyers for four companies voiced no objection to the move → Read More