News in Brief: A State Capitals Roundup
Arkansas Suit Filed
Lawyers representing students and families from the now-defunct Lake View school district in Arkansas filed a lawsuit in federal court Oct. 25 challenging a new state school consolidation law on the grounds that it violates the district’s equal-protection rights and is racially discriminatory, according to the Associated Press. Lawyers in the case could not be reached last week.
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