The Education Exchange: A Federal Right to a Basic Minimum Education? – by Education Next

The co-leader of the Eversheds Sutherland Business and Commercial Litigation team, Rocco E. Testani, joins Paul E. Peterson to discuss a recent decision from the Sixth Circuit in the Gary B. v. Whitmer case. The court ruled that “substandard outcomes” in Detroit’s public schools violated a Constitutional right to a basic education for students, going against decades of precedent.

Listen to the podcast now.

In a blog post for Education Next, “Federal Appeals Judges Discover Constitutional Right to ‘Basic Minimum Education’,” Joshua Dunn offers further analysis of the case.

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