(POCATELLO, ID) – The attorney who represented a professor fired by Idaho State University is now suing his old client. Ronaldo Coulter of Eagle spent four years as counsel for Habib Sadid, and was released by Sadid last month. Coulter says Sadid has made several defamatory public statements against him since then, and is seeking nearly $500,000 in compensatory and punitive damages. Sadid’s wrongful termination lawsuit against ISU was settled out of court Dec. 16.
Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews.com
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