schoolfunding

September 12, 2016

New Hampshire Cap on State Grants to School Districts is Declared Unconstitutional

In August 2015, the Dover School District sued the State of New Hampshire for failing to adequately fund its schools. The suit challenged a state statutory […]
September 12, 2016

Nashville Joins Tennessee Adequacy Litigation

Joining seven other school districts that last year sued the State of Tennessee for abdicating its constitutional duty to fund the state’s system of public education, […]
August 23, 2016

S.CAROLINA PLAINTIFFS REJECT LEGISLATURE’S COMPLIANCE REPORT

In November 2014, the S. Carolina Supreme Court held that the state’s education finance system violated the state constitution. Abbeville v. the State of South Carolina, […]
August 23, 2016

CALIFORNIA SUPREME COURT DECLINES TO HEAR MAJOR ADEQUACY CASES

California’s highest court yesterday declined to review the decisions of two lower courts that had ruled that although education is a “fundamental right” under the state […]