Education

Andrea Merida: Second attempt to recall Denver Public Schools board member fails

A second attempt to recall Denver Public Schools board member Andrea Merida has failed.

The Denver Elections Division again rejected a recall petition submitted by three voters in Merida's district because it contained numerous typos and legal flaws and was not in the proper format, according to a letter sent by the division to the petitioners.

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Melanie Asmar is a staff writer for Westword. She joined the paper in 2009 and has won awards for her stories about education, immigration and epic legal battles. Got a tip? She'd love to hear it.
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