Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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Jeremy Lasiter, General Counsel
Arkansas Department of Education
Office of Legal Services
Four Capitol Mall, Room 404-A
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-682-4227
Fax: 501-682-4249

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