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Mother Sues St. Louis School Over Desegregation Law

A mother is suing the St. Louis school system claiming that her nine-year-old son is being prohibited from transferring to a city charter school because of the color of his skin. La'Shieka White and her son live in the St. Louis suburbs. White filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday alleging that her son, Edmund Lee — a third-grader at Gateway Science Academy in the city of St. Louis — would be unable to continue attending the school because of the family's move and because he is...

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