March 15, 2013

New York State Teachers Union Files Lawsuit to Overturn State Property Tax Cap

The New York State Teachers Union filed a lawsuit on February 19, 2013, challenging the constitutionality of the state’s 2% cap on property tax increases. The […]
February 11, 2013

Texas Court Declares School Funding System Unconstitutional

A Texas district court held the state’s education finance system unconstitutional in a ruling issued on February 4, 2013. Texas Taxpayer and Student Fairness v Williams. […]
February 11, 2013

NYC Parents Challenge $250 Million Penalty for Teacher Evaluation Impasse

In a lawsuit last week filed by attorney Michael A. Rebell, nine New York City parents and their children have challenged the constitutionality of a state […]
February 11, 2013

Arizona Appeals Court Says State Education Funds Must Account for Inflation

In a unanimous decision on January 15, 2013, the Arizona Court of Appeals ordered the legislature to uphold a ballot initiative requiring the state to increase […]