Oral argument in Edmund’s lawsuit against discriminatory St. Louis policy

March 31, 2017 | By JOSHUA THOMPSON

This upcoming Wednesday, April 5, Wencong Fa and I will be in St. Louis for oral argument in E.L. v. Voluntary Interdistrict Choice Corporation. We will be representing Edmund Lee and his mother La’Shieka White in their quest to strike down a St. Louis policy that prohibits African-American children from attending magnet and charter schools in the City of St. Louis. For more on this case please visit our casepage. And if you are in the St. Louis area on Wednesday, please come and Stand With Edmund.  Argument is at the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit at 9 a.m.  The courthouse is located at 111 South 10th St in St. Louis.