A Bill to Repeal Capital Punishment in New Mexico Breathes New Life into a Fierce Debate

Weekly Alibi | February 3, 2009
Albuquerque Rep. Gail Chasey’s bill to replace the death penalty with a sentence of life without parole made it past the New Mexico House in 2005 and 2007. Chasey expects her legislation to clear the House again this year. Several new senators, Chasey says, should vote in favor of her bill.

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