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December 13, 2017

South Carolina Supreme Court Terminates Jurisdiction of Adequacy Case

Three years after ruling that the state’s system for financing public education was unconstitutional, the South Carolina Supreme Court reversed course and terminated its jurisdiction of […]
December 13, 2017

Washington Supreme Court Rules that State Is Still in Contempt

Since 2012, when the Washington Supreme Court ruled that the state’s education finance system was unconstitutional, the State has been required to file an annual report with […]
December 13, 2017

Plaintiffs in NY Adequacy Case Add Additional School Districts

Last June, New York’s highest court, the Court of Appeals, denied the state’s motion to dismiss New Yorkers for Students Educational Rights (NYSER) v. State of New […]
December 13, 2017

US-29 State Are Now Providing Less Education Funding Than in 2008

A recent analysis by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities revealed that in inflation-adjusted terms, 29 states were spending less on education during the 2015 school year, […]