The battle continues with a suit filed today in Massachusetts state court. From today’s New York Times:
“In their suit, the overseers, Jonathan O. Lee, Lois Foster and Meryl Rose, a member of the family whose donations created the museum in 1961, contend that Brandeisâ€™s plans to close the museum â€œcontradict the charitable intentionsâ€ of the museumâ€™s founders, â€œabrogate Brandeisâ€™s promises that the Rose would be maintained in perpetuityâ€ as a modern and contemporary art museum and violate its commitments to those who donated art to the museum. Brandeis officials were not immediately available for comment.”
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