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Monday, September 22, 2014

Alice Clark

Jury finds for UM in discrimination suit

A jury took 18 minutes to rule in favor of the University of Mississippi after a one-day trial Thursday involving a former businesses manager who sued the school after she claims she was forced to resign because she was black and was retaliated against for refusing to participate in alleged misuse of funds. (August 14, 2013, Page 2)

Local projects squashed by Senate

When a $1.27 trillion funding bill was killed earlier this month by Republicans trying to rein in spending, Oxford lost $2.8 million it was expecting to get to renovate its aging historic City Hall. Some local transit projects and University of Mississippi initiatives also saw their funding cut as a result of this effort to bring federal spending under control. (December 28, 2010, Page 1)

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