|The Courts Try to Get City Schools Their Fair Share|
New York Times
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Description/Abstract: THERE is a saying, popular among education theorists: The debate over school funding is like a Russian novel. It goes on forever, and in the end, everyone dies. Wednesday's landmark New York state court ruling, which, after nearly eight years of litigation, found the state's method of financing public schools unconstitutional, is unlikely to do much to disprove that axiom.