board of education http://apr.org en Birmingham School Board Sued by B.O.E & Attorney General http://apr.org/post/birmingham-school-board-sued-boe-attorney-general <p>MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) &mdash; Attorney General Luther Strange and the Alabama Board of Education have filed a lawsuit against the Birmingham&#39;s school board and its members.</p><p>Strange, the state school board and State Superintendent of Education Thomas Bice filed the lawsuit Friday.</p><p>The lawsuit claims Birmingham&#39;s school board is in a state of financial and political crisis. The lawsuit asks the court to affirm that Bice and the state school board have complete authority and the responsibility to manage the financial operation for Birmingham&#39;s school board.</p> Fri, 20 Jul 2012 19:58:36 +0000 Associated Press 14924 at http://apr.org Birmingham School Board Sued by B.O.E & Attorney General