CHICAGO -- The Internal Revenue Service this week asked for a rehearing before a federal appellate court that last month found Michigan's prepaid tuition program to be tax-exempt.

An attorney for the Justice Department said yesterday that the petition for a rehearing before the entire court was sent Tuesday to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit in Cincinnati.

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