Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Jury Indicts Ex-Taos Official.(Journal North)

Byline: Kathryn Holzka For the Journal

Intimidation Of Witness Charged

TAOS -- A citizen-petitioned grand jury empaneled to look into allegations of improper conduct by Taos County officials ended its 90-day term Tuesday by voting to indict former Taos County Manger/County Attorney Robert Dale Morrison on three counts of intimidating a witness or potential witness between April 1999 and October 2000.

The charges, listing no specific acts, were filed by the Attorney General's Office in Taos District Court at noon Wednesday by Assistant Attorney General Jody Curran, who acted as aide to the special grand jury empaneled Feb. 28 by District Judge Eugenio Mathis. …

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