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No Charges to Be Filed Against Ferguson Leader

By The Associated Press — January 26, 2016 1 min read
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No charges will be filed against the new superintendent of the Ferguson-Florissant school district outside St. Louis after an audit critical of how more than $100,000 of federal and local money was spent while he was in charge of the Washington County district in North Carolina.

Washington County District Attorney Seth Edwards said that the state financial-crimes unit did not find any clear evidence of embezzlement or other fraud by Superintendent Joe Davis or any member of the school board.

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A version of this article appeared in the January 27, 2016 edition of Education Week as No Charges to Be Filed Against Ferguson Leader

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