New players in Texas School Finance Lawsuits
POSTED: Tuesday, July 3, 2012 - 12:33pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, July 3, 2012 - 12:50pm
AUSTIN, Texas — Texas' latest round of school finance litigation adds some new players to the courtroom, with interests that are more varied than ever before. We've created a cheat sheet to help you keep all six lawsuits — and the plaintiffs' basic arguments — straight.
Charter schools and a newly formed organization pushing for more school choice are both suing the state for the first time. Four different groups of school districts, by now veterans in the school finance wars, are returning once again.
Read more from the Texas Tribune here.