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Ascension Schools Decision

The U.S. Court of Appeals has issued an opinion saying that race is a motivating factor in assigning students to three high schools in Ascension Parish.  Under federal law, race cannot be used in assigning students to public schools. 

The case had been before the court for nearly 18 months until today's action.

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