Will New Mexico Offer Drug Users Treatment Instead of Jail Time?

Weekly Alibi | February 9, 2010
There might be some good news on the horizon for those caught in the revolving door of drug addiction. Proposed state legislation would give judges the discretion to offer people with drug-possession charges a treatment program instead of jail time.

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