Washington

May 27, 2014

Washington Plaintiffs Ask Court to Hold the Legislature in Contempt

In 2012, the Washington Supreme Court held that the state was in violation of the state constitution because it had not provided “ample” funding for the […]
February 12, 2014

Washington Supreme Court Orders Legislature to Fully Comply With Its Prior Decision

In 2012, the Washington Supreme Court held that the state was in violation of the state constitution because it had not provided “ample” funding for the […]
September 18, 2013

Washington State Expands Full-Day Kindergarten in Response to Court Order

Last year the Washington Supreme Court ordered the state to fully implement and fully fund by 2018-2018 the “basic education” program that the legislature had developed […]
January 17, 2013

Washington Supreme Orders Legislature to Develop a “Concrete Plan” for “Ample” Education Funding

After reviewing reports filed by state legislators and the plaintiffs in McCleary v. State, the Washington Supreme Court issued an order last month requiring the legislature […]