Aug. 28, 2014

This Week's SFR Picks

Newsletters

Choose your newsletter(s):
* indicates required

SFR Events

Special Issues

 

 
Home » Articles »   By Peter St. Cyr

Cannabis Conundrum

Medical Cannabis Advisory Board rejects rule changes

Local News The state Medical Cannabis Advisory Board does not favor most of the changes to New Mexico's cannabis program proposed this spring by the Department of Health.

Monday, August 25, 2014 Peter St. Cyr

Earned, Then Stolen

Workers protest new wage-theft enforcement policies

Local News A half dozen Santa Fe area employees who claim they’re owed thousands of dollars in back wages and overtime pay from a myriad of unscrupulous businesses are protesting a new New Mexico Wage and H

Thursday, August 21, 2014 Peter St. Cyr

Dumbfounded

Private property owners face less scrutiny under city historic preservation rules

Local News The owners of The Inn of Five Graces in Santa Fe’s historic Barrio de Analco quietly backed legislation that allowed them to purchase a state building.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Peter St. Cyr

Cannabis Advice

Hearing officer advises health department to get more input before changing medical marijuana program rules

Local News An independent review of New Mexico’s medical marijuana program proposed rule changes is complete and there’s not much to it.

Thursday, July 31, 2014 Peter St. Cyr

Speech Lockdown

Is Corrections Department policy about social media a constitutional violation?

Local News The New Mexico Department of Corrections is rethinking its social media and internet access policy for thousands of inmates after being warned that it likely violates constitutional rights to free speech.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Peter St. Cyr

Sold Out

Santa Fe senator faces ethical questions after brokering a historic property he voted to sell

Features Santa Fe Sen. Phil Griego asked friends at the Roundhouse to carry a measure enabling the sale of a historic East De Vargas Street building, and then acted as a real-estate agent for the transaction.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Peter St. Cyr

Singing in the Rain

Santa Fe teens dreams of shot at American Idol

Local News Gray skies and rain haven’t stopped people from chasing their rock star dreams in New Mexico today. Nearly a thousand people are braving the wet weather  and standing in long lines to audition

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 Peter St. Cyr

US Attorney: Cannabis Patients Won't Face Checkpoint Drama

Drugged driving is still risky

Local News New Mexico medical marijuana patients won't face prosecution for traveling through U.S. Customs and Border Patrol checkpoints according to New Mexico United States Attorney Damon Martinez.

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 Peter St. Cyr

Hating It

Public comments on proposed medical cannabis program changes flood Department of Health

Local News Hundreds of New Mexico medical marijuana patients, producers and program advocates continue to voice dissent to what could be the state's most sweeping rule changes since 2010.

Monday, July 7, 2014 Peter St. Cyr

Rules Rebellion

Public comment on changes to medical pot program extended

Local News Proposed pot rules increase harvests for commercial growers while cutting patients’ crops.

Tuesday, June 17, 2014 Peter St. Cyr
 
12345 Next »
 
Close
Close
Close