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Stories with organization: Supreme Court of Texas
  • new storyLatest Texas school finance case reaches state Supreme Court 
    Updated: Sep-01-15 2:32 pm

    AUSTIN, Texas - Attorneys for 600-plus school districts suing Texas told the state Supreme Court on Tuesday that the GOP-controlled Legislature doesn't provide enough funding for classrooms and distributes it unfairly, especially given ever-tougher academic curriculum standards and a population boom pushing enrollment to record levels.

  • Slow-moving school finance case heads to Texas Supreme Court story has photos
    Updated: Aug-30-15 10:34 am

    AUSTIN, Texas - Kids who were barely a month into their first year of high school when Texas' latest school finance trial began are now seniors - and there's still no end in sight.

  • A timeline of Texas' 30 years of school finance legal fights 
    Updated: Aug-30-15 10:34 am

    AUSTIN, Texas - A lawsuit challenging how Texas pays for its public schools will soon reach the state Supreme Court - the sixth time since 1984. Here's a look at major milestones in 30-plus years of legal battles:

  • Ballot wording for Houston gay rights ordinance rejected 
    Updated: Aug-19-15 11:31 am

    HOUSTON - The Texas Supreme Court says voters in Houston must decide whether they want an equal right ordinance in their city - and not whether the existing one should be repealed.