Judge finds no violations of school deal

Charters ruled immaterial

Posted: January 18, 2013 at 12:53 a.m.

U.S. District Judge D. Price Marshall Jr. on Thursday ruled that the establishment of nearly a dozen state-approved charter schools in Pulaski County did not violate a 1989 desegregation settlement terms between the state and the three Pulaski County school districts.

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