LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - Linda Montoya asked her partner to get married when they were vacationing in Hawaii in 2008, but said Catherine Martinez refused. It was not that after 23 years together this New Mexico woman did not want to spend the rest of her life with Montoya, it just seemed so pointless.
County in NM issues same-sex marriage licenses
The Associated Press
August 22, 2013