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Judge Dismisses Attorney General Plan for Fisk Art

September 14, 2010 at 10:49 pm

A Nashville judge shot down a proposal by the Tennessee Attorney General to temporarily house a famed art collection at the Frist Center while the owner, Fisk University, gets its finances in order. The judge see’s the proposal as merely a short-term solution in a case that’s dragged on nearly five years.

Ruling Due in Fisk Art Case, University Counting on a Favorable Outcome

August 20, 2010 at 5:20 am

A ruling over whether Fisk University can sell a stake in its famed art collection is due from a Nashville judge today. The historically black institution has said that if the answer is no, the university may have to suspend operations.