Former Las Vegas mayor found guilty of ethical violations

New Mexico News

LAS VEGAS, N.M. (KRQE) – The former mayor of a New Mexico town was found guilty in her corruption trial. Former Las Vegas Mayor Tonita Gurule-Giron steered city contracts to her boyfriend’s company, and shared inside information with him.

She resigned in January 2020 after being indicted. On Thursday, a jury found her guilty on two charges for ethical violations and taking kickbacks.

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