December 15, 2015

Florida Plaintiffs Suffer Partial Set-back, But Case Moves Forward

Circuit Judge George Reynolds last week rejected attempts by plaintiffs in Citizens for Strong Schools, Inc. v. Florida State Board of Education, to shut down two state-created […]
November 26, 2012

Budget Pressures Resulted in Increased Resort to Ballot Propositions on Election Day

With school funding initiatives on a number of state ballots, investing in public education became a major political issue in many parts of the country this […]
October 4, 2012

Florida Supreme Court Allows School Funding Case to Proceed to Trial

In an 8-7 vote, the Florida Supreme Court declined to consider a “writ of prohibition” filed by the defendants in Citizens for Strong Schools, Inc v. […]
December 5, 2011

Major Adequacy Issue to Be Decided by Florida Supreme Court

By a close, 8-7 majority, the First District Court of Appeal in Tallahasee, Florida refused last week to grant the defendants’ motion for a “writ of […]