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Unconstitutionality of New Mexico’s Farm and Ranch Laborer Exclusion: Griego v. WCA

Griego et al. v. WCA et al. ; CV 2009-10130 (New Mexico’s Second Judicial District Court) In New Mexico, a state district court judge recently ruled that it is unconstitutional to exclude farm and ranch laborers from the New Mexico Workers’ Compensation Act (“Act”). Despite...