NOW PLAYING: Fox 10 at 10 10:00 PM - 10:30 PMWATCH NOW!
National News | Closings | Funerals | HighScore | Monday's Most Wanted | Crime Watch | TV Lisitngs | Lottery | Bio's | FCC File | More ›
   
   
 
Letter to WVDE Outlines Marple's Demands for Lawsuit
Written by Your 5News Team
Last updated on January 04, 2013 @ 7:00PM
Created on January 04, 2013 @ 4:13PM
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Former state schools superintendent Jorea Marple tells the state Board of Education in a letter that it should either reinstate her or present evidence of something she did that warranted her abrupt termination in November.
    
The letter was sent Thursday, a day after four prominent attorneys notified the state Department of Education that Marple planned to sue over her firing. Thursday's letter clarified that she planned to sue the school board. The notification is required when suing a state entity.
    
The Charleston Daily Mail reports that Marple's latest letter demands her job back, a formal finding by the board that it fired her inappropriately and an undisclosed amount of money for wrongful termination.
    
An education department official has said it would be inappropriate to comment before seeing any litigation.

Share
Add your Comment
You must have an active WDTV.COM user account to post comments. Please login to your account, or create your free account today!

Comments (0)
WVFX FOX10 on Facebook
WVFX FOX10 on Twitter
WDTV on YouTube
Contact WDTV
WDTV RSS Feeds
WDTV SMS
WDTV Mobile App