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April 13, 2012

Pennsylvania Lawmakers Plan to File Lawsuit Over State Education Funding Formula

Almost a dozen Republican lawmakers in Pennsylvania are making plans to file a lawsuit over Pennsylvania’s school funding formula, alleging that the formula is unconstitutional because […]
April 13, 2012

California County Sued for Misapplying School Property Taxes

A bizarre financing strategy implemented by Orange Country, California has been challenged by the California Department of Finance in a mandamus petition filed earlier this month […]
March 26, 2012

California Court Rejects State’s Motion in Schools Fees Case

In September 2010, the ACLU of Southern California filed a class action lawsuit against the State of California, charging that school districts across the state were […]
March 26, 2012

“Efficiency Intervenors” Seek to Join in Texas Litigation

Last fall and winter, students, taxpayers, and over 500 Texas school districts sued the state in four separate litigations that challenged recent budget cuts and the […]