A court date has yet to be scheduled to determine the fate of the lawsuit between the New Mexico Military Institute and its Alumni Association, court officials said Monday.
But the Alumni Association’s long-awaited re-sponse to the Institute’s lawsuit, filed last week, makes it clear that the group intends to fight to keep hold of its more than $5 million in funds and its organization.
The Association’s delayed response was a matter of professional courtesy, the Association’s attorney said.
Jeff Dahl, of Keleher & McLeod in Albuquerque, said he asked NMMI for more time.
“When we were in the process of being retained, I was going to be out of town for several of weeks,” Dahl said. “It was agreed we would file a response on the Login to read more