Judge rules Alabama Accountability Act unconstitutional

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Montgomery County Circuit Judge Gene Reese ruled today that the Alabama Accountability Act, the school choice law passed by the Legislature in 2013, is unconstitutional.

The decision will be appealed.

Reese issued a ruling in a lawsuit filed in August 2013 by state Sen. Quinton Ross, D-Montgomery, Alabama Education Association President Anita Gibson and Lowndes County School Superintendent Daniel Boyd.

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