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First Slice 4-10-12: APS redistricting practically final-final plan revealed

The top news stories of the day in Atlanta.

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1. Superintendent Erroll B. Davis stayed up late finishing his redistricting homework so he could reveal his plan before tonight's school board meeting, in which the final-final plan (sort of; he says things could still change, but it's unlikely) will be voted on.

2. Georgia's "stand your ground" law was challenged yesterday in a federal lawsuit filed in Atlanta yesterday. The suit says the law is too vague, noting: "It is not clear what actions would create ‘reasonable belief' that deadly force is necessary."

3. The AJC reports that the city of Atlanta spent $1.2 million in legal fees conducting its own investigation of the Atlanta Eagle raid, almost as much ($1.5 million) as it has spent on settlements.





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