Martinez, a Republican, has said that she believes marriage is between a man and a woman. Despite her stance, she has recently been condemned by social conservatives for her appointment of an openly gay man to New Mexico’s Public Regulations Commission.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. – Sheriff’s deputies in Doña Ana County, N.M., have arrested the mother of a 17-year-old girl on charges of physical and sexual abuse in reaction to learning of her daughter’s sexual orientation. Sheriff’s officials have enhanced the charges because they say the incident qualifies as a hate crime. Magdo Haro, 40, was [...]