A group of Kansas public school districts filed a lawsuit on Tuesday claiming the state has again unconstitutionally short-changed students, Reuters reports. The lawsuit alleges that the state failed to provide sufficient money to comply with a funding plan that resulted from a previous lawsuit that was settled in 2006, according to a statement from the districts' lawyers.
"While the court-approved plan called for $755 million in new funding, the legislature and governor have thus far cut over $303 million from the schools," the statement said.
The lawsuit, filed in Shawnee County District Court, claims that action violated the Kansas Constitution in...
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