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November 5, 2015

Mississippi Voters Turn Down Constitutional Initiative

In Tuesday’s election, Mississippi voters rejected a proposed amendment to the state constitution that would have substantially bolstered student’s rights to full funding of an adequate […]
November 5, 2015

South Carolina Supreme Court Orders Legislature to Develop A Remedial Plan and Sets Up an Expert Panel to Review It; State and Plaintiffs Then Ask the Court to Reconsider the Order

On September 24, 2015, the South Carolina Supreme Court set off a new flurry of activity in the long-running Abbeville County School District v. the State […]
September 28, 2015

Baltimore Charter Schools Seek Funding Equal to District Schools

On September 10, a group of Baltimore charter school operators filed suit in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City against the Baltimore City Board of School […]
September 28, 2015

California School Boards Challenge State Budget Manipulation

Claiming that the state has manipulated the formula used to determine the minimum constitutionally-mandated funding levels, the California School Boards Association filed a lawsuit in the […]