Hundreds Pack Council Meeting to Speak Out on APD Shootings
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Hundreds Pack Council Meeting to Speak Out on APD Shootings

By Carolyn Carlson —Jose Martinez has seen more than a few rough nights on the city’s streets. He said he’s seen things he would like to forget. What he can’t forget is how some of the city’s police officers treat folks who are struggling. “The homeless are brutalized,” he said during last night’s City Council meeting. … Continue reading

Hundreds Protest APD Shooting
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Hundreds Protest APD Shooting

By Robin Brown — Hundreds gathered in Albuquerque yesterday after a video went viral that showed police shooting and killing James Boyd. Shouting “No justice, no peace,” people of all walks of life marched from the Alvarado Transportation Center to police headquarters Downtown. Boyd, 38, was homeless and camping illegally in the Sandia foothills when he was … Continue reading

Special Election FAQ
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Special Election FAQ

By Marisa Demarco — Who can vote on the abortion issue? Anyone who is registered to vote in the city of Albuquerque can cast their ballots for or against the proposed ordinance. Find out if you’re registered here. What’s this abortion vote about? The proposed ordinance would make it illegal within city limits for someone to perform … Continue reading