Madeline Haikala

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The Vestavia Hills Board of Education is paying $11 million for the 38.5-acre campus off Columbiana Road but is not certain exactly what type of school facility will be located there yet. more

Aug 17, 2016 6:54 PM Schools 1 Comments

Kathy Murphy 5-20-16

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U.S. District Judge Madeline Haikala has given preliminary approval to the rezoning plan but is withholding final approval pending more work by the school system, Justice Department and NAACP Legal Defense Fund. more

May 20, 2016 4:36 PM Schools

Kathy Murphy 5-17-16

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School officials met with U.S. District Judge Madeline Haikala in her chambers on Friday and came away from the meeting upbeat. more

May 17, 2016 8:41 PM Schools

The judge said information provided to the court thus far has been confusing and not complete enough for her to adequately assess the impact of the rezoning plan on African-American students. more

May 5, 2016 5:06 PM Schools

But U.S. District Judge Madelyn Haikala will review testimony and evidence further before rendering a decision on the rezoning proposal. more

Apr 7, 2016 9:06 PM Schools

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