September 28, 2015

Colorado Supreme Court Rejects Funding Increase Claim

The Colorado Supreme Court, in a 4-3 decision, last week rejected a constitutional challenge to part of the state’s school funding formula. Dwyer v. State of […]
July 10, 2014

Colorado Plaintiffs Seek Elimination of “Negative Factor”

Mounting a challenge to a legislative mechanism similar to New York’s “Gap Elimination Adjustment,” a group of parents, school districts and  statewide organizations filed suit in […]
May 29, 2013

Colorado Supreme Court Reverses Adequacy Ruling

By a 4-2 vote, Colorado’s Supreme Court held on May 28, 2013 that Colorado’s public financing system complies with the state constitution, thereby reversing the trial […]
February 11, 2013

Colorado Lawmakers Consider Reforms to School Funding Formula

With the Colorado Supreme Court set to hear oral arguments on a major school funding lawsuit on March 7, 2013, Lobato v. State, legislators are considering […]