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Former Elizabeth School Board Member, Attorneys Charged In Alleged Coverup

TRENTON – Former Elizabeth Board of Education member John Donoso, Board Attorney Kirk Nelson, and outside board counsel Frank Capece were charged Tuesday with covering up a false application filed by Donoso’s wife for the federally funded free lunch program, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced. The wife, Olga Oviedo-Arevalo, was charged with filing several false applications as a result of an investigation by the Division of Criminal Justice and the New Jersey State Police.