Judge finalizes desegregation office's closure

Orders change monitor’s role

Posted: June 21, 2014 at 3:01 a.m.

U.S. District Judge D. Price Marshall Jr. issued two orders Friday finalizing the closure of the federal Office of Desegregation Monitoring at month's end and transforming federal Monitor Margie Powell's role into that of a part-time "court's expert."

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