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City of Merced
Merced Civic Center
678 West 18th Street
Merced, California 95340


Subject :Council meets in closed session on potential lawsuit
Contact :Mike Conway    209-385-6232

The Merced City Council will hold a closed session at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 16, in the Third Floor Conference Room of the Merced Civic Center, 678 W. 18th St. to discuss with legal counsel potential litigation. The City received a letter dated April 2, 2014 from the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund based in Los Angeles threatening litigation regarding the City’s current at-large election process for the City Council. The City Attorney’s office will be providing the City Council initial legal advice regarding the threatened lawsuit.