9/28/2001

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) said Sept. 27 that it might sue the Seattle School District on the grounds that the district treats black students differently. If the organization proceeds with the lawsuit, it would be based on the claim that the district has denied African-American students their 14th Amendment right to equal protection under the law. Concern also has been raised about the dearth of black teachers in the system.

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