Judge halts school board elections in Ferguson-Florissant, saying they’re stacked against black vote

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St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Aug 23, 12:00 AM

Judge halts school board elections in Ferguson-Florissant, saying they're stacked against black voters

U.S. District Judge Rodney W. Sippel said that while he does not see evidence of intentional discrimination, there is a more subtle “complex interaction” of political processes that deter black voters from electing the candidates of their choice.

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