New Mexico Constitution Art. II, § 18. Due process;  equal protection;  sex discrimination

No person shall be deprived of life, liberty or property without due process of law;  nor shall any person be denied equal protection of the laws.  Equality of rights under law shall not be denied on account of the sex of any person.  The effective date of this amendment shall be July 1, 1973.


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