Episode 44: Detox Funding, News Headlines, Local Public Defender On Services and Budget Cuts

Director of the Behavioral Health Services Division briefed a joint committee in Taos recently on possible revenue funding for detox services in Taos. The new manager of the Office of the Public Defender says even though the governor is slashing budgets, they are obligated under the state constitution to provide counsel for anyone who has been charged with a crime and can’t afford defense.