Category: New Mexico

Attorney General Balderas Announces $157,500 Restitution Award for Survivor of Sex Trafficking

ALBUQUERQUE, NM—On September 21, 2021, prosecutors argued that a survivor of human trafficking should receive compensation for the forced labor…

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AG Balderas Announces Felony Conviction of Former Rio Arriba County Commissioner

ALBUQUERQUE, NM—Today, Attorney General Hector Balderas announced that former Rio Arriba County Commissioner Barney Trujillo was found guilty after trial…

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AG Balderas Announces Prison Sentence for Albuquerque Man Convicted of Possessing Child Sexual Abuse Material

ALBUQUERQUE, NM—Today, Attorney General Hector Balderas announced that Jerrell G. Bundy was sentenced to the New Mexico Department of Corrections…

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AG Balderas Announces Conviction of Albuquerque Man on 25 Counts Related to the Sexual Abuse of Children

ALBUQUERQUE, NM—Today, Attorney General Hector Balderas announced that Jordan Padilla was convicted on 25 felony counts, including charges of criminal…

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Attorney General Balderas Announces Guilty Verdicts for Former Taxation and Revenue Cabinet Secretary Demesia Padilla

ALBUQUERQUE, NM—Today, Attorney General Balderas announced that jurors in the Thirteenth Judicial District found former Taxation and Revenue Department Cabinet…

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AG Balderas Announces Additional Charges Against Man Previously Accused of Recording Sexual Abusing A Child

ALBUQUERQUE, NM—Today, Attorney General Hector Balderas announced that additional charges of child exploitation have been filed against Jordan Padilla. Padilla…

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AG Balderas Announces Detention and Additional Charges Against Man Charged with Videotaping His Sexual Abuse Of A Child

ALBUQUERQUE, NM— Today, Attorney General Hector Balderas announced that additional charges of Child Exploitation have been filed against Joshua Vigil….

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