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NMCLP and the Southwest Organizing Project file suit against the Human Services Department for improperly issuing
regulations that make it harder to obtain food assistance.
The Press Release can be read here.
The lawsuit filed in the First District Court can be found here.
Media coverage on this lawsuit can be found here.