New Mexico Politics
3:52 pm
Mon October 20, 2003

Municipal Judge Candidates Trade Barbs In Debate

Las Cruces, NM – The fate of the judge who deals with owners of loud dogs, speeding tickets, DWIs and other misdemeanor crimes in the City Limits of Las Cruces is up for election. Whoever will be in charge of 26 employees a 1.5 million dollar budget as well as hear the trials in the city must garner the support of the majority of Las Cruces voters.