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September 4, 2012

N.C. Court of Appeals Upholds Mandate on Pre-K for At-Risk Children

A North Carolina appeals court held on August 21, 2012 that the state must admit any eligible at-risk child who applies to its pre-kindergarten program, despite […]
September 4, 2012

PA’s Chester-Upland School District Reaches Settlement in School Funding Lawsuit

Chester Upland School District (CUSD) settled a school funding lawsuit against the Pennsylvania State Education Department, securing approximately $30.2 million and agreeing to a set of provisions […]
September 4, 2012

Rebell Publishes New Article on Judicial Responses to Budget Cuts

“Constitutional rights cannot be put on hold because of a recession” is the legal conclusion reached by every federal and state court that has considered this […]
September 4, 2012

Missouri Court Declares School Transfer Law Unconstitutional

A Jackson County judge invalidated this month a Missouri statute that requires failing school districts pay tuition and all associated transportation costs for students to transfer […]