Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Save to My Library
Look up keyword
Like this
1Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
CEE-EdJusticeAmicusFinal

CEE-EdJusticeAmicusFinal

Ratings: (0)|Views: 2 |Likes:
Published by Education Justice

More info:

Published by: Education Justice on Apr 09, 2010
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

07/11/2014

pdf

text

original

 
 IN THESUPREME COURT OF MISSOURI_____________________________________________________________No. SC89010_____________________________________________________________COMMITTEE FOR EDUCATIONAL EQUALITY, ET AL., COALITIONTO FUND EXCELLENT SCHOOLS, ET AL., BOARD OF EDUCATION OFTHE CITY OF ST. LOUIS, AND THE SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVEBOARD OF THE CITY OF ST. LOUISPlaintiffs and Plaintiff-Intervenors–Appellantsv.STATE OF MISSOURI, ET AL., REX SINQUEFIELD, BEVIS SCHOCKAND MENLO SMITH,Defendants and Defendant-Intervenors-Respondents._____________________________________________________________APPEAL FROM THE CIRCUIT COURT OF COLE COUNTYNINETEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUITHONORABLE RICHARD G. CALLAHAN, JUDGE_____________________________________________________________BRIEF OF AMICI CURIAE MISSOURI SCHOOL BOARDS’ASSOCIATION, EDUCATION JUSTICE AT EDUCATION LAW CENTER,THE NATIONAL SCHOOL BOARDS ASSOCIATION, AND THE RURALSCHOOL AND COMMUNITY TRUST IN SUPPORT OF APPELLANTS_____________________________________________________________
 
 
TABLE OF CONTENTS
 
Statement of Jurisdiction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10Statement of Facts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10Interest of Amici. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
 
11
 
Points Relied On . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14Argument . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17Conclusion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48Certificate of Service . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49Rule 84.06 Certification . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 51
TABLE OF CASES AND OTHER AUTHORITIES
Cases Pages
 Abbeville County School District v. State
, 515 S.E.2d 535 (S.C. 1999) . . . . . 15, 38
 Abbott v. Burke
, 575 A.2d 359 (N.J. 1990) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .23, 42
 Bonner v. Daniels
, 885 N.E.2d 673 (Ind.App. 2008) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14, 23, 29, 39
 Bradford v. Md. State Bd. of Educ.,
No. 94340058/CE189672 (Baltimore City Cir.Ct. 2000) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
 Brigham v. State
, 692 A.2d 384 (Vt. 1997) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23, 39
Campaign for Fiscal Equity, Inc. (CFE) v. State
, 801 N.E. 2d 326 (N.Y. 2003)(
CFE II 
))
 
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23, 38
 
Campbell County Sch. Dist. v. State
, 907 P.2d 1238 (Wyo. 1995) . . . . . . . . . .23, 39
2
 
City of Pawtucket v. Sundlun
, 662 A.2d 40 (R.I. 1995)
 
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23
Claremont School District v. Governor 
(Claremont I), 138 N.H. 183, 635 A.2d 1375(1993) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
 
30, 32, 38
Claremont Sch. Dist. v. Governor 
, 703 A.2d 1353 (N.H. 1997)
 
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
Coalition for Adequacy & Fairness in Sch. Funding, Inc. v. Chiles
, 680 So. 2d 400,408 (Fla. 1996)
 
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
 
24
 
Columbia Falls Elementary Sch. Dist. No. 6 v. State
, 109 P.3d 257(Mont. 2005. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22, 24
Comm. for Educ. Equal. v. State
, 878 S.W.2d 446 (Mo. 1994)
 
. . . . . . . . . .22, 23, 33
Concerned Parents v. Caruthersville School District 
, 548 S.W.2d 554, 558 (Mo.Banc 1977)
 
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
 
.19
 DeRolph v. State
, 677 N.E.2d 733 (Ohio 1997)
 
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .23
 
 Edgewood Indep. Sch. Dist. v. Kirby
, 777 S.W.2d 391(Tex. 1989)
 
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .14, 15, 23, 31, 38
Governor v. State Treasurer 
, 203 N.W.2d 457 (Mich. 1972) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20
 Hoke County Bd. of Educ. v. State
, 599 S.E.2d 365 (N.C. 2004)
 
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .37
 
 Hull v. Albrecht 
, 524, 950 P.2d 1141, 1145 (Ariz. 1997)
 
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ..15, 44
  Idaho Schools for Equal Educ. Opportunity v. Evans
, 850 P.2d 724(Idaho 1993)..
 
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .22
 Idaho Schools for Equal Educational Opportunity v. State
(
 ISEEO
 
 III 
), 976 P.2d(Idaho 1998) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .22, 37
Kasayulie v. State
, No. 3AN-97-3782 (Alaska Super. Ct. Sept. 1, 1999) . . . . . . . . 22
3

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->