Apr 24, 2024 - News

🌊 The Current: A school board's $600K lawsuit

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👩‍⚖️ A Virginia school board in Bedford County filed a $600,000 lawsuit against a parent who has called them out for the district's alleged inadequate treatment of his son, who has a learning disability. (Virginia Mercury)

  • The Board is claiming illegal intimidation and harassment. The father says it's retaliation.

ğŸŽ¨ A Richmond artist and VCU graduate is proposing an outdoor public arts park under the Manchester Bridge. (Times-Dispatch)

The trial of a Virginia children's hospital's former medical director, who lives in Richmond and has had ex-patients accuse him of sexual abuse, began this week. (AP)


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