4 Other States Could Be Affected by Desegregation Ruling in Maryland

Morgan State U. is one of four historically black universities in Maryland that may benefit from a court decision on Monday. Even though the judge did not fault the state's budgeting, the universities are likely to see increased appropriations in order to open competitive new programs.
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A federal district court's ruling on Monday that Maryland has failed to fully desegregate its public higher-education system is the first significant judicial decision on the topic since 1992, said an expert on the case, and could spur federal action...

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