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WATCH LIVE: Madison Co. BOE news conference

Madison County Board of Education officials have called a news conference to address pending litigation.

The Department of Justice filed a brief in the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals stating the Northern District of Alabama District Court erred when tossing a case filed on behalf of a Sparkman Middle School student sexually assaulted in a school restroom.

The news conference is expected to begin at 3 p.m. Click here for a live stream of this conference and look for updates online and on WAFF 48 News.

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