Hancock School Funding Case
Massachusetts' highest court is expected to rule soon on the Hancock School Funding case. The litigation charges the state with failing to adequately support public schools even after a decade of education reform. Based on Superior Court Judge Margot Botsford's report released last spring which supported the plaintiff's case, most agree the decision by the Supreme Judicial court is likely to result in more education spending. But as WFCR's Susan Kaplan reports the perplexing questions are where will the money come from and how will it be spent?