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Suburbs join legal battle for municipal school district

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(WMC-TV) Now that Arlington and Millington have signed on, all Shelby County suburbs are now part of a lawsuit to fight for municipal school districts.

The suburbs want residents to be able to vote in the municipal school referendums on Aug. 2.

The Shelby County Commission filed a lawsuit trying to stop the vote, and the forming of the school districts.

A judge is set to hold a hearing tomorrow to determine if the referendums are constitutional.

As always, wmctv.com will keep you posted as this story develops.

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