by Max Brantley
The Little Rock School Board will talk with its lawyers Thursday about negotiations to end the Little Rock desegregation case. For practical purposes, this means coming to an agreement to end the state's continuing payments for desegregation efforts.
Chris Heller of the Friday firm has prepared this resolution on the matter for the Board to discuss. Key points: 1) A phase-out, rather than an abrupt end to state aid; 2) preservation of interdistrict magnet schools