Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Overweight Toddler 'Doing Great'.

Byline: Rebecca Roybal Journal Staff Writer

Court Lifts Gag Order; Mom Thanks Community

For the first time in months, Adela Martinez could publicly say that her daughter, Anamarie Martinez-Regino, is doing well.

And that the overweight 3-year-old who was taken from her parents in Albuquerque last August by the state is in good health, and likes school.

"Ana's doing great," Martinez said Wednesday after the New Mexico Supreme Court dissolved the gag order in the family's case. "She's doing good in school, doing good healthwise.

"I want to thank the people for everything they've done and for their interest."

But for now, that's about all Martinez and her lawyer, Troy Prichard, will say. …

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