Deal in Focus: Suit Over Mississippi's Black Universities May End in GO Sale

Sigo, Shelly
October 2001
Bond Buyer;10/25/2001, Vol. 388 Issue 31251, p34
Trade Publication
Reports on the possibility of the settlement of a 26-year-old class-action lawsuit over the funding of black universities in Mississippi. Requirement to issue bonds for in capital improvements to the schools; Disagreement among plaintiffs for the terms of settlement; Effect of approval of settlement on the condition of universities; Reason of the claim; Creation of a publicly funded endowment.


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