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College settles with its former baseball coach

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Luna Community College has settled with its former baseball coach, Sam Soto, for $55,000, officials said.

In a lawsuit filed earlier this year, Soto, who served as coach from August 2005 to December 2006, alleges that he was fired in retaliation for his having exercised his First Amendment rights.

Asked why the school settled, Luna’s human resources director, Lawrence Quintana said, “(President) Pete (Campos) wanted to move the college forward. He’s trying to tie up loose ends that previous administrations left here.”


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