schoolfunding

June 1, 2016

WASHINGTON LEGISLATIVE REPORT PROMISES COMPLIANCE

In a 2012 decision, the Washington Supreme Court held that the state’s education finance system was unconstitutional; it gave the legislature until 2018 to phase-in a […]
June 1, 2016

CALIFORNIA INTERMEDIATE APPEALS COURT AFFIRMS DISMISSAL OF ADEQUACY CLAIMS

Finding no support for an implied constitutional right to an education of “some quality” in Article IX of the State Constitution, the California Court of Appeals […]
June 1, 2016

TEXAS SUPREME COURT REVERSES ADEQUACY RULING

Issuing its seventh ruling since 1989 on the constitutionality of the state’s education finance system, the Texas Supreme Court late last month unanimously reversed a strongly-worded […]
June 1, 2016

FLORIDA JUDGE RULES FOR STATE IN ADEQUACY LITIGATION

Finding that the plaintiffs did not prove “beyond a reasonable doubt,” that Florida’s education finance system is not “rationally related” to a system that allows students […]