Raúl Torrez | Attorney General

AG Balderas Issues Statement on Supreme Court Decision to Overturn Roe v. Wade

For Immediate Release:
June 24, 2022
Contact: Jerri Mares — (505) 321-4372

ALBUQUERQUE — Today, New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas issued the following statement after the Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe V. Wade:

“Today’s Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade creates medical uncertainty and chaos throughout our nation; and I want to assure New Mexico women and their families that I will continue to fight for their rights to adequate health services that are protected under New Mexico law,” said Attorney General Balderas.


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