Motorcycle Accidents can result in significant injuries, even when they initially seem minor. Because motorcycle accidents can be damaging for the rider, it is important to take immediate action to both establish and protect your rights.
In fulfilling its constitutional role, a preliminary hearing “operates as a screening device to prevent hasty and unwise prosecutions and to save an innocent accused from the humiliation and anxiety of a public prosecution.” State ex. Rel. Whitehead v. Vescovi-Dial, 1997-NMCA-126, ¶6. 124 N.M. 375, 950 P.2d 818.