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Ricky Smith and Mike Stephens recall, Morehouse Parish School Board, Louisiana (2012)

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An effort to recall Ricky Smith and Mike Stephens from their positions as school board members of the Morehouse Parish School Board in Louisiana was launched in December 2011.[1] Smith resigned from the school board in March 2012. The recall effort against Stephens did not move forward. Smith represented District 6 while Stephens represents District 5.

Recall supporters

Othanell Hill and Beatrice Thompson served as chairman and vice-chairman of the committee to recall Smith. LaRonda Moore is chairman of the committee to recall Stephens.[1] The National Action Network assisted in the organization of the recall effort.[1] According to the Bastrop Daily Enterprise, the recall stemmed from "reasons which the petition organizers have never explained."[2]

Path to the ballot

Recall petitions were filed with the Louisiana Secretary of State in December 2011.[1] Smith resigned from the board in March 2012, and recall proceedings against Stephens never moved forward.

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