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ANOTHER CONSTITUTIONAL CHALLENGE TO TEACHER DUE PROCESS GOES DOWN

Published on: March 25, 2019

A Minnesota appeals court recently affirmed the dismissal of a lawsuit seeking to strike down provisions of the state's teacher tenure laws in another setback to the legal effort to undermine teacher due process.

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BALTIMORE PARENTS MOVE TO RE-OPEN SCHOOL FUNDING LAWSUIT

Published on: March 12, 2019

Plaintiffs in a long-running Maryland school funding lawsuit filed a petition to re-open the case in the face of persistent and severe State underfunding of the Baltimore City schools.

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SHARPLY DIVIDED FLORIDA SUPREME COURT RULES BROAD SCHOOL FUNDING CLAIM NOT JUSTICIABLE

Published on: January 14, 2019

A sharply divided Florida Supreme Court recently rejected a broad challenge to the State's failure to fulfill its obligations under the state constitution's education article.

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DELAWARE SCHOOL FUNDING CASE CAN PROCEED TO TRIAL, COURT RULES

Published on: December 3, 2018

In a groundbreaking decision, a Delaware judge ruled that the state constitution guarantees a meaningful education that enables all students to achieve State academic standards.

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CHARTER BACKERS LOSE IN CONNECTICUT FEDERAL COURT

Published on: October 8, 2018

California-based Students Matter has lost it's Connecticut lawsuit seeking a federal constitutional right to attend a charter school.

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LEANDRO COURT PROCESS UNDERWAY TO REMEDY NORTH CAROLINA'S INADEQUATE SCHOOL FUNDING

Published on: September 28, 2018

After years of stalled progress, a process is now underway in North Carolina aimed at moving the State to fulfill its constitutional duty to adequately fund public education.

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ARIZONA: JUST SAY NO TO UNLIMITED SCHOOL VOUCHERS!

Published on: September 27, 2018

Arizona voters have the opportunity to show their state's lawmakers - and the entire nation - that they support their public schools by voting NO on Proposition 305.

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DIVERSION OF DISTRICT FUNDS TO MISSISSIPPI CHARTER SCHOOLS IS UNCONSTITUTIONAL

Published on: August 22, 2018

ELC filed an amicus brief in a case before the Mississippi Supreme Court challenging the unconstitutional diversion of school district funds to charter schools.

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