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Georgia Supreme Court Says Charter School Law Unconstitutional

Georgia Supreme Court Says Charter School Law Unconstitutional

On Monday, May 16,2011, in a 4-3 ruling the Georgia Supreme Court overturned the Georgia Charter Schools Commission Act. This controversial act allowed the commission to create and fund charter schools over the objections of local school boards. The local school boards are given exclusive control of K-12 education and schools by the state constitution.

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