2014 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 47 - Property Law
Section 8 Owner-Resident Relations
Section 47-8-44 Absence from court of defendant.

NM Stat § 47-8-44 (2014) What's This?
47-8-44. Absence from court of defendant.
If the defendant shall not appear in response to the summons, and it shall have been properly served, the court shall try the cause as though he were present.
History: 1953 Comp., 70-7-44, enacted by Laws 1975, ch. 38, 44.

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