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Homeschooling Group Enlists Toddlers to Fight Pro-Gay Candidate

A homeschooling group in New Mexico that is seeking to unseat a State Representative instrumental in passing marriage equality in the state is enlisting the help of homeschoolers "who can walk" to campaign for a right-wing agenda.

NM Woman Allegedly Beat and Sexually Assaulted Teen Daughter for Being Gay

CRIME | By EDGE | Jul 17
A New Mexico woman has been arrested for allegedly physically and sexually abusing her 17-year-old daughter for being gay. Local officials have enhanced the charges because they say the incident qualifies as a hate crime.

New Mexico Enchants LGBT Visitors

By Heather Cassell | Apr 26
The Land of Enchantment remains a haven for artists and independent thinkers to create and for their followers to support them, but it is also so much more

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal Over Gay Bias Case

NATIONAL | By Jeri Clausing | Apr 7
The U.S. Supreme Court rejected an appeal Monday from a studio that refused to photograph a lesbian couple’s commitment ceremony, letting stand a New Mexico high court ruling that helped spur a national debate over gay rights and religious freedom.

New Mexico Gay Married Couples Ready for Tax Time

Some same-sex couples in New Mexico will get to experience for the first time what married couples go through every spring - sorting through joint tax returns.

Santa Fe Elects First Out Mayor

POLITICS | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 7
Javier Gonzales was elected as Santa Fe’s mayor Tuesday, making him the city’s first out mayor and possibly New Mexico’s first out mayor.

2 New Mexico Counties Stop Officiating Weddings

Judges in two southeastern New Mexico counties say they will no longer officiate weddings after the state’s high court ruled that same-sex marriage is legal.

NM County Clerk Gives To Gay Marriage Campaign

A southern New Mexico county clerk who faced a lawsuit for issuing same-sex marriage licenses is donating the rest of his defense fund to a pro-gay marriage campaign.

NM Governor Won’t Fight for Gay Marriage Ban

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Jan 7
New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez said at a news conference Monday that she won’t push for an amendment that would prevent same-sex couples from marrying in the state during the upcoming legislative session.

Effort To Repeal Tribe’s Same-Sex Marriage Ban Energized By Court’s Decisions

An effort to repeal the Navajo Nation’s same-sex marriage ban has been energized by decisions in some states to allow such unions.

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