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Times Picayune

Nov 27, 1:00 AM

Louisiana education lawsuit: Teachers association expects protracted legal battle

Louisiana's recent education overhaul will be tested Wednesday in court as multiple teachers associations and school boards challenge the constitutionality of changes made this year to the state's voucher program and teacher hiring rules. Ahead of Wednesday's court case, Louisiana Federation of Teachers (LFT) President Steve Monaghan told NOLA.com he expects a protracted legal battle with the Jindal administration.

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