U.S. Dept. of Education launches probe into E. Ramapo S.D.

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The U.S. Department of Education's Civil Rights Division has launched an investigation at the bequest of the NAACP over possible inequalities relating to equal access for students.

The NAACP says it cannot comment about what the inequalities might be since that may compromise the investigation.

The investigation comes only days after ex-school board president Nathan Rothchild was charged with using his previous position as fire commissioner to secure a real estate deal.

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