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May 29, 2018

State Files Final Compliance Report in Washington Adequacy Case; Plaintiffs Assert That the Court’s Work May Not Yet Be Done

Stating that the legislature had committed $969 million to fully fund higher education salaries for 2018-2019, as ordered by the State Supreme Court last November, Washington’s […]
May 29, 2018

Kansas Supreme Court Hears Arguments on State’s Compliance

After finding that the Kansas legislature has failed for 12 of the past 15 years to provide the level of adequate school funding required by the […]
April 27, 2018

Kansas Legislature Adopts Bill to Meet Court Deadline, but Makes an $80 Million Drafting Mistake

Hastening to meet a court-imposed deadline to increase school funding, Kansas lawmakers earlier this month approved a $500 million funding increase, to be phased in over […]
April 27, 2018

NC Supreme Court Considers Funding Responsibility of County Commissioners

The North Carolina Supreme court heard arguments last week about whether county officials should share the blame with the state and local school districts if schools […]