§ 30-20B-1 Short title
§ 30-20B-2 Definitions
§ 30-20B-3 Prohibited acts
§ 30-20B-4 Penalties
§ 30-20B-5 Injunctive relief

Terms Used In New Mexico Statutes > Chapter 30 > Article 20B

  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.