Skip to comments.Indiana Supreme Court upholds broadest US school voucher program, clears way for expansion
Posted on 03/26/2013 8:06:57 AM PDT by TurboZamboni
INDIANAPOLIS The Indiana Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the law creating the nations broadest school voucher program, clearing the way for a possible expansion.
In a 5-0 vote, the justices rejected claims that the law primarily benefited religious institutions that run private schools and accepted arguments that it gave families choice and allowed parents to determine where the money went.
The Indiana case has received national attention because the program has wide eligibility. Middle-class families are allowed to participate in Indiana, while in most states, such programs are limited to low-income families or those in failing schools.
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We used to joke that college was just H.S. with ash trays.
(then they banned smoking)
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