But today, the Sacramento County Superior Court judge stopped the implementation of this sweeping policy. You can read her 5-page ruling here.
Among other things, Chang said the State Board of Education didn’t give Joe Public much notice that this was all going down:
(The State Board of Education’s) contention that the public was “involved” and that SBE substantially complied with the Act, is unconvincing.
O’Connell sent out a news alert in which he urged Schwarzenegger to drop the case:
In light of this ruling, and the severity of the state’s budget crisis, I call upon the Governor to not spend one more cent of taxpayer money litigating this matter.
What do you think will happen next?
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