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On Wednesday, February 20, the DC government will be closed. For updates on delays and closures at DC Public Charter Schools, families can track the DC Public Charter School Board’s inclement weather page. The Cold Emergency Plan is in effect.

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About the DC Slave Code


Tuesday, February 7, 2012

When the District of Columbia was established in 1800, the slave laws of Maryland remained in force.