Overview This report by the American Civil Liberties Union of New Mexico, the Drug Policy Alliance, New Mexico Voices for Children, and Young Women United examines drug law enforcement in Bernalillo County, which is… Read More
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Racial and Ethnic Bias in New Mexico Drug Law Enforcement: A Summary of Preliminary Findings and Recommendations
DPA advocates for sharing reliable, accurate information about commonly used drugs so we can promote public health and reduce the harms around drug use. This booklet, produced by our New Mexico office, is designed to… Read More
New Mexico’s Drug Overdose Death Epidemic: Understanding the Problem and Finding a Way Out of the Crisis
New Mexico is experiencing an ongoing crisis of drug overdose poisoning deaths. This booklet highlights the state's overdose data, reviews polling results on harm reduction programs, and presents policy… Read More
A campaign to protect safe access to medical marijuana for PTSD patients
This is the text of New Mexico's Good Samaritan law.
New Mexico can embrace a public health approach to substance abuse, instead of relying on the criminal justice system. Under this legislation, people charged with drug possession offenses or drug-related probation and… Read More
Housing First: A Solution to Homelessness
Talking Points – Treatment for Drug Possession Arrestees
This in an online interactive resource for visualizing the states with Good Samaritan laws.
Talking Points - Removing Barriers to Employment for People with Convictions