Dekalb County Schools; DeKalb County Board of Education

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High Court To Weigh In On DeKalb School Board Case

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – Georgia’s highest court is set to consider the constitutionality of a state law allowing the governor to remove school board members. The Supreme Court of Georgia will hear arguments Monday from lawyers […]


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State’s Highest Court Asked To Take Up School Case

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – A federal judge has asked the Georgia Supreme Court to consider the constitutionality of the 2011 law that gave Gov. Nathan Deal the authority to suspend six DeKalb County school board members. […]


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Judge To Governor: Hold Off On School Board

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – A federal judge is temporarily preventing the governor from replacing DeKalb County school board members who were recommended for suspension by the state Board of Education. Gov. Nathan Deal had scheduled a […]