We’re glad that Carl Foster has finally dropped his lawsuit against New Mexico Highlands University.
But the timing of his decision reeks of political maneuvering and of an attempt on his part to silence criticism over Gov. Susana Martinez’s decision to appoint him to the Highlands Board of Regents. In our view, Foster is still a bad choice for the regents, and we’re glad that his confirmation stalled in the Senate Rules Committee.
For anyone not familiar with the lawsuit, here’s the short version: