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NAACP taking lawsuit against school board to Supreme Court

NAACP Protest  (Source: WAFB) NAACP Protest (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Attorneys for the NAACP plan to take their case against the East Baton Rouge School Board to the State Supreme Court.

That's after the First Circuit Court denied their appeal.

The NAACP claims the board's decision to downsize from eleven members to nine hurts the minority vote.

They filed a suit challenging the legality of the redistricting process., but  Baton Rouge judge found no problems with how the board acted.

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