NAACP challenges plan to break up Omaha district

05/18/2006 | NYTimes.com

The NAACP has filed suit alleging that a plan to divide Omaha, Neb., into three districts by neighborhood -- thereby creating a largely black, largely white and mostly Hispanic district -- intentionally promotes racial segregation. State Sen. Ernie Chambers, the only black in the Legislature, sponsored the bill to give minorities more control over their schools.

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