New Mexico Senate passes House version of #SB259, removing guns from domestic abusers. The bill now goes to Gov. Susana Martinez for her signature. Here is our statement on the bill following the House passage last night.
Pass laws prohibiting individuals at a high risk of violence from purchasing and possessing firearms -- such as individuals convicted of violent misdemeanors, domestic abusers, and individuals convicted of two or more DUIs, said Adelyn Allchin, a public health analyst for the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence.