In a 42 U.S.C. section 1983 action alleging a false arrest, summary judgment for defendants is affirmed where an officer in defendant's position could have reasonably concluded that probable cause existed to arrest plaintiff for violating a New Mexico child endangerment statute.
Filed December 14, 2009
Opinion by Judge Briscoe
Erika E. Anderson, Robles, Rael & Anaya, P.C., Albuquerque, NM