2017 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 30 - Criminal Offenses
Article 3A - Harassment and Stalking
Section 30-3A-2 - Harassment; penalties.

Universal Citation: NM Stat § 30-3A-2 (2017)

30-3A-2. Harassment; penalties.

A. Harassment consists of knowingly pursuing a pattern of conduct that is intended to annoy, seriously alarm or terrorize another person and that serves no lawful purpose. The conduct must be such that it would cause a reasonable person to suffer substantial emotional distress.

B. Whoever commits harassment is guilty of a misdemeanor.

History: 1978 Comp., 30-3A-2, enacted by Laws 1997, ch. 10, 2.

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