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AG Schmidt statement on school finance hearing

TOPEKA – (June 11, 2014) – Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt today released the following statement on the panel’s ruling today in the school finance case:

“We are pleased the panel found the State has fully complied with the Supreme Court’s order to fully fund capital outlay and local option budget equalization and that no further action on equity is required. We look forward to demonstrating in further proceedings that the State has also met its adequacy obligations as set forth by the Supreme Court.”