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Colorado Court To Hear School Voucher Appeal

The Colorado Supreme Court has agreed to review a Court of Appeals ruling that allowed one of Colorado’s first school voucher programs.

03/17/2014

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Court Overturns Block Of Douglas County School Voucher Program

There was a victory Thursday for a controversial school voucher program after an appeals court overturned a ruling that blocked the program in Douglas County.

03/02/2013

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Court Overturns Block Of Douglas County School Voucher Program

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.

02/28/2013

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Appellate Court To Hear School Voucher Case

The Colorado Court of Appeals was scheduled to hear an appeal to reinstate Douglas County’s controversial voucher program on Monday afternoon.

11/19/2012

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Colorado Loses Latest Round In School Funding Lawsuit

A Denver judge has ruled in favor of school districts and parents who sued Colorado contending that the state’s education funding methods are unconstitutional.

12/09/2011

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School Funding Trial Wraps Up In Denver

An attorney defending Colorado in a lawsuit over how it funds schools said Friday that plaintiffs want “an educational utopia, limited only by imagination,” but insisted that it’s a vision the state is not mandated to provide.

09/03/2011

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Judge Rejects Bid To Allow School Vouchers

A Denver District Court judge is keeping an injunction in place barring the Douglas County School District from implementing a voucher program.

08/30/2011

Douglas County School District officials in August 2011. (credit: CBS)

Private Schools In Voucher Dispute Keep Teaching

Private schools in Douglas County have agreed to keep teaching even though a judge halted a voucher program last week.

08/18/2011

Douglas County School District officials in August 2011. (credit: CBS)

School Voucher Battle Far From Over

The permanent injunction that a Denver District court judge handed down last Friday, halting the school voucher program in Douglas County Schools, was simply just another enticing chapter in the school voucher fight in Colorado. If anyone thinks this decision has ended the conversation, they haven’t been paying attention.

08/17/2011

Douglas County School District officials in August 2011. (credit: CBS)

Judge Rules Douglas County School Voucher Program Is Unconstitutional

A judge ruled Friday that the school voucher program in Douglas County be halted immediately because it is unconstitutional.

08/12/2011

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