Alibi V.21 No.16 • April 19-25, 2012 
Pete Domenici Jr.

News Profile

Mining the Law

An interview with Pete Domenici Jr., attorney for industry

For Domenici Jr., it's a question of balance: "You start with the premise that the reality is that human beings will affect their environment when resources are developed," he says. "So as a society we have to figure out ways to protect the environment while allowing population growth and economic growth to occur."
The author (center) with the 5  th   Battalion 87  th   Infantry Regiment during a training exercise in Puerto Rico
Courtesy of Alex Limkin

From the Foxhole

Get Out of My Rectum, Supreme Court

During the year I served as a rifle platoon leader with the 5th Battalion 87th Infantry Regiment, we had the distinction of being the only jungle battalion in the Army and the only infantry unit in the Army’s Southern Command.

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Answer Me This

1) Paper soaked in what was nearly smuggled into a New Mexico prison?

a. Pheromones

b. Explosives

c. LSD

d. A marijuana mimic called Spice

2) What might soon open in Roswell?

a. A military boarding school

b. A horse slaughterhouse

c. Fox Mulder’s Holistic Paranormal Detective Agency

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Council Bite

Say It to My Face

Dems call out the mayor for criticizing them in the press

Councilors Ken Sanchez, Debbie O’Malley, Isaac Benton and Rey Garduño said Mayor Richard Berry should talk to them if he has something to say, not go running to the media to send them a message. “I am tired of trying to talk to Mayor Berry over newsprint and airwaves,” Garduño said at the Monday, April 16 meeting.

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Odds and Ends

Odds & Ends

Funny because it happens to someone else.
Image courtesy Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Socialist Republic of Vietnam

EVENT HORIZON ()

Chúc mừng năm mới!

Vietnamese New Year Festival

Celebrate Lunar New Year, a time to celebrate family, renewal and prosperity with a traditional ceremony, music, dance performances, traditional Vietnamese dishes and much more.
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Image courtesy of NM Political Report by Andy Lyman

EVENT HORIZON ()

Let''s Rise Up in 2020

NM Women's March

Women Rising, the 2020 New Mexico Women's March, happens on Sunday, Jan. 19 at noon. This year's rally, highlighting immigration rights, climate justice and reproductive rights happens in the middle of Downtown, at Albuquerque Civic Plaza. Besides a protest march, powerful speakers are scheduled to bring an affirmative and empowering message to an event that also features crafts and informational booths, food trucks and live music. For more info and a printable flyer about this free, all-ages victory march, visit nmwomensmarch.org.

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