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Education
7:10 am
Thu August 8, 2013

ACLU Sues Ann Arbor Schools Over 7th Hour Student Fee

The American Civil Liberties Union has sued the Ann Arbor Public Schools over a plan to charge students $100 per semester to take seventh-hour classes.  The ACLU said it filed the suit Wednesday on behalf of two high school students, saying the fees violate the Michigan Constitution.   ACLU Michigan Director Kary Moss says students "should not be forced to pay the price for budget shortfalls." She says the constitution makes it clear that "public education should be as free as the air we breathe."  District spokeswoman Liz Margolis says school officials haven't yet received the complaint an

Eastern Michigan University
10:30 am
Tue December 11, 2012

EMU Settles Grad Student Lawsuit

Eastern Michigan University and a former graduate student who sued the school after being kicked out of its counseling program have reached an out-of-court settlement.  Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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