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Citizens for 1 files Amicus Curaie brief with the Louisiana Supreme Court –Appeal of ruling on Type 2 Charter funding to be heard September 5

Sept 1, 2017

On behalf of 16,000 public school students, education rights advocates, including Citizens for 1 Greater New Orleans, are asking the Louisiana Supreme Court to uphold funding for Type 2 charter schools. Oral argument is set to be heard on September 5, 2017, before Louisiana's highest court and is the culmination of a years-long fight for the 32 Type 2 Charter schools that receive dollars from the state-run funding program. This case directly threatens the choice of parents and families to obtain a quality public education by seeking to strip these schools of state funding.

To attend:

  • When: Sept. 5th at 2 pm
  • Where: Louisiana Supreme Court, 400 Royal St #4200, New Orleans, LA 70130

For further information on this legal issue with potential serious affects to the progress made in New Orleans education and beyond, please go to Lacharterschools.org.

September 2006