The state Court of Appeals missed the boat on its recent ruling about who is required to report suspected child abuse and neglect in New Mexico.
Their tortured interpretation of the state statute ignores the plain language of the law. Worse yet, it places New Mexico’s children at risk.
It’s no wonder that both Gov. Susana Martinez and Democratic Attorney General Gary King are both blasting the ruling, telling The Associated Press that it is a foolish decision that puts children in danger.
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