Dona Ana -
Stephen Slevin, former prisoner of Dona Anna County Detention Center awarded $15.5 Million after filing a federal lawsuit against the center for inhumane treatment during his 22 months in solitary confinement at the center.
Las Cruces -
A former inmate has just been awarded $22 million. This award stems from a lawsuit initiated after he spent almost two years in solitary confinement in a New Mexico prison after being arrested for DWI, theft, suspended license and other criminal charges.