§ 30-8-1 Public nuisance
§ 30-8-2 Polluting water
§ 30-8-3 Refuse defined
§ 30-8-4 Littering
§ 30-8-5 Enforcement
§ 30-8-6 Posting; notice to public
§ 30-8-7 Public education
§ 30-8-8 Abatement of a public nuisance
§ 30-8-8.1 Abatement of house of prostitution
§ 30-8-9 Abandonment of dangerous containers
§ 30-8-11 Illegal prescribing of medicine
§ 30-8-12 Conduct offensive to public well-being
§ 30-8-13 Unlawfully permitting livestock upon public highways
§ 30-8-14 Highway department [department of transportation]; agreements with owners or lessees of highway frontage; provisions

Terms Used In New Mexico Statutes > Chapter 30 > Article 8

  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Judgement: The official decision of a court finally determining the respective rights and claims of the parties to a suit.
  • 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.
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.