New Mexico

  • New Mexico Woman Sues Employer Over Medical Pot

    New Mexico Woman Sues Employer Over Medical Pot

    Veteran with PTSD was registered with medical marijuana program

    A physician's assistant and veteran who was registered with her state's medical marijuana program is suing after she was fired after failing a drug test. Continue Reading

  • Christian Studio Can't Refuse To Photograph Lesbian Couple, Court Rules

    Christian Studio Can't Refuse To Photograph Lesbian Couple, Court Rules

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- A professional photographer who refused to take pictures of a gay couple's commitment ceremony violated state anti-discrimination laws, the New Mexico Court of Appeals has ruled. The court on Thursday agreed with a previous ruling, in which a district court judge said the photo studio is... Continue Reading

  • 9 Small Towns With Big Opportunities

    9 Small Towns With Big Opportunities

    By Michael B. Sauter, Douglas A. McIntyre When a recession is as deep as the current one, people may have to look far and wide for job opportunities. The most obvious places to find jobs are in large cities, where the numbers of openings are likely to be highest. However, there are great job opportunities in... Continue Reading

  • Energy States Lead Job Creation In First Half Of 2011

    Energy States Lead Job Creation In First Half Of 2011

    Energy-producing states have experienced unemployment levels well below those of other states in recent years, thanks in part to a boom in energy exploration that's been driven by high oil prices. It's perhaps little surprise then that states that significantly contribute to the nation's production of oil,... Continue Reading