Leaders Unite in Call for Federal Probe of Boston Latin School

The following civil rights groups have formally asked the U.S. Attorney’s Office to investigate the controversy over racism and discrimination allegations at Boston Latin School:

Boston Branch NAACP

Urban League of Eastern Massachusetts

American Civil Liberties Union Foundation of Massachusetts

Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice

Massachusetts Advocates for Children

Massachusetts Association of Minority Law Enforcement Officers

Kevin Peterson, Founder, New Democracy Coalition

Reverend Reginald Smalls, Pastor Bethel Pentecostal Church

The request for investigation was featured in the Boston Herald, Fox News, WCVB, and  Boston Globe.