The Colorado Court of Appeals has overturned a lower court ruling blocking one of Colorado’s first school voucher programs, saying Douglas County’s Choice Scholarship Program does not violate the state Constitution.
The Colorado Court of Appeals was scheduled to hear an appeal to reinstate Douglas County’s controversial voucher program on Monday afternoon.
A Denver District Court judge is keeping an injunction in place barring the Douglas County School District from implementing a voucher program.
Parents in Douglas County private schools are wondering where to send their children after a Denver judge stopped the district from implementing a voucher program.
A judge ruled Friday that the school voucher program in Douglas County be halted immediately because it is unconstitutional.
A decision on a Colorado voucher program including religious schools won’t come until next week.
Closing arguments are expected soon in a lawsuit challenging a voucher program in Douglas County that could put tax money into religious schools.