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Durham commissioners pass Haiti resolution

Posted January 25, 2010 10:22 p.m. EST

— Durham County Commissioners passed a resolution to demonstrate the board’s support for the victims of Haiti’s devastating earthquake.

The 7.0-magnitude quake that hit the country nearly two weeks ago killed an estimated 200,000 people.

The resolution was presented to Isabelle Figaro President of the Duke Haitain student organization.