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Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on May 13, 2013

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit on Friday upheld a lower court finding that Metro Nashville Public Schools’ controversial student assignment plan did not represent deliberate racial resegregation, and passed constitutional muster even though it led to more racially divided schools. However, the court made clear that its opinion “should not be understood as a judicial endorsement of [the plan’s] success,” The Tennessean reports.