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October 17, 2013

Kansas Supreme Court Hears Major Adequacy Appeal

The power of the courts to order a legislature to comply with specific court orders requiring significant funding increases was the major issue raised in oral […]
October 17, 2013

Connecticut Court Considers Oral Argument on Motion to Dismiss

Oral arguments on a long-pending motion to dismiss in Connecticut’s long pending education adequacy case finally took place last month.  In December, the state filed the motion, […]
October 17, 2013

Two Reports Document Serious Resource Deficiencies in NYC Schools

Ten years after New York State’s highest court ruled that every student has a constitutional right to a “meaningful high school education,” two recent reports provide […]
September 18, 2013

Trial Date Set for New York Adequacy Case

A challenge to New York State’s education finance system brought by eight upstate small city school districts that had originally been filed in 2008 will finally […]