CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Board of Education votes on a controversial plan to close schools and consolidate and relocate students.
There are vocal critics of the CMS plan.
They include civil rights attorney James Ferguson, a lawyer who helped bring about an end to segregation in Charlotte-Mecklenburg schools some 40 years ago.
The Swann vs. Board of Education case desegregated schools using busing.
There are some who call the new CMS plan a resegregation of our schools.
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