ATLANTA - The DeKalb County, Ga., School System may soon ask the federal district court here for permission to sell a $58 million bond issue that remains in limbo following a U.S. Supreme Court landmark desegregation ruling six months ago.

The bond offering has been delayed because the school system and the U.S. District Court in Atlanta have agreed that the debt will not be sold until lower federal courts follow through on the Supreme Court ruling.

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