Taylor Lobato is featured in the Jan. 16 edition of the DU Clarion, the student newspaper for the University of Denver.
“Colorado’s education system could see a major overhaul, thanks to a lawsuit brought by a DU student against the state.
Taylor Lobato, a DU strategic communication major, along with Children’s Voices, a non-profit, sued Colorado for not providing a “thorough and uniform” education system like Colorado’s constitution mandates. In late December Sheila Rappaport, a District Court Judge, ruled that the state’s education system could be underfunded by over $4 billion per year. Governor John Hickenlooper and the Colorado State Board of Education are appealing the case to the Colorado State Supreme Court. If the case is upheld, the lawsuit would become one of the most important cases in Colorado’s history.”
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