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Appeals Court Says Teachers Were Improperly Fired

A state appeals court has affirmed a lower court ruling that thousands of New Orleans teachers fired after Hurricane Katrina were denied the constitutional right of due process.


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Irving Trustee Charged With Shoplifting Quits

A Dallas-area school board member has quit after being accused of shoplifting.