01/10/2013 09:51 am ET

Michigan AG Wants Detroit School Board Ouster Today

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is continuing his quest to unseat seven members of the Detroit Board of Education and plans to persuade a judge to order their removal today.

Schuette sued the board members in August — the same day Public Act 4 was suspended — accusing them of illegally holding office because they were elected by district, not at-large, as state law requires when a district has under 100,000 full-time students.

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