Attorney General Announces Indictment of Laura Seeds Related to 2016 Española Municipal Election

by Staff Reporter / Apr 06, 2018 / comments

Attorney General Announces New Indictment of Laura Seeds Related to 2016 Española Municipal Election

Española - The Office of the Attorney General has announced the indictment of Laura Seeds by a Rio Arriba County grand jury on the counts of: Committing Intimidation in a Municipal Election; Coercion of Voters; and Disturbing a Polling Place in a Municipal Election following an investigation conducted by Special Agents with the Office of the Attorney General. 

The charges are related to the 2016 municipal election in which Laura Seeds was involved in campaigning for her husband, Robert Seeds who was elected to the Espanola City Council in a very close election in which in which Seeds defeated then City Councilor Corey Lewis 238 to 236(see previous article HERE). 

 Laura Seeds (2nd from right), standing next to her husband Robert Seeds and other supporters on election day in the 2016 municipal elections. Valley Daily Post photo