A constitutional crisis looms?

When the Kansas Supreme Court ruled last October that the level of state support for public schools was constitutionally insufficient, Justice Lee A. Johnson agreed with the unanimous decision, but thought it did not go far enough.

The court gave the legislature until April 30 of this year to come up with a plan to cure the unconstitutionality. Back in October, Johnson wanted the legislature to get to work immediately and meet a much earlier deadline. 

The 30-year history of Kansas school finance litigation was on his side.

 

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