OPS shakes up legal services team
Elizabeth Eynon-Kokrda, center, is no longer the lead attorney in advising the Omaha Public Schools. Former board president Freddie Gray is at right.
Posted: Sunday, February 24, 2013 12:00 am
The Omaha school district is changing its approach to outside legal services, including who will be the district's lead attorney.
The changes come after a long-standing debate over how much the district spends on legal counsel and after recent controversies that have had the footprints of attorney Elizabeth Eynon-Kokrda, who has helped advise the Omaha Public Schools since at least 2001.
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Sunday, February 24, 2013 12:00 am.