Rights groups choose to settle

Barnes, Julian E.; Witkin, Gordon
December 1997
U.S. News & World Report;12/01/97, Vol. 123 Issue 21, p41
Reports the settlement of the affirmative action Supreme Court case called Piscataway (N.J.) Board of Education v. Taxman. The agreement of civil rights groups to pay a majority of the settlement offered Sharon Taxman, a white teacher laid off in 1989 so an African-American teacher could keep her job.


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