Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Memphis Votes to Surrender Schools Charter

Posted By on Tue, Mar 8, 2011 at 9:29 PM

With all 185 precincts counted, Memphis voters approved the surrender of the city schools charter 47,763 to 23,565. The margin was decisive, nearly 2-1 for surrender. What happens next is not readily apparent, though numerous lawsuits have been filed, and more are likely. Jackson Baker has more on this story.

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