Justice at a Price
The City locked up Michael Lee for murder, then paid him $1 million
Michael Lee spent 15 months in the Bernalillo County Metropolitan Detention Center before being released in March 2009. He was facing the death penalty for the murder of the Yis, an elderly couple who'd been found dead in their Northeast Heights home in December 2007. "It's the scariest thing I've ever been through. Hands down."
Seven-Hour Cram Session
The Council crammed a lot into their last meeting before summer recess. Councilors voted to: review APD’s deadly force policies; allow big restaurants not to install fire sprinklers; and let the city to vote on red-light cameras.
Answer Me This
What do you know about last week?
Ask Kat Curious
Dating in Your Forties
The Alibi’s advice-bestower talks about love lives in Burque and doing the robot.
Odds & Ends
Funny because it happens to someone else.
Courtesy of Hubbard Museum of the American West via New Mexico Digital Collections
Nisei, The Greatest Generations: Soldiers, Protesters and Prisoners
Stories of the American-born children of Japanese immigrants who grew up during the Great Depression, reached maturity during WWII and served their country in a variety of ways.