Texas Taxpayer & Student Fairness Coalition

Supreme Court Decision

14-0076 - May 13, 2016
Mike Morath, Commissioner of Education, et al. v. Texas Taxpayer & Student Fairness Coalition, et al.

Justice Willett delivered opinion of the Court
Justice Guzman delivered a concurring opinion, in which Justice Lehrmann joined.
Justice Boyd delivered a concurring opinion, in which Justice Lehrmann and Justice Devine joined.

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Oral Argument Archived Webcast Details

To access the archive of the Supreme Court of Texas oral arguments please use the following instructions. Depending on your internet browser, you may be able to access the archive directly here.

  1. Search Texas Supreme Court Oral Argument 
  2. Enter the following Case Number: 14-0076 
  3. Select the Blue Search button at the bottom of the screen
  4. Select "MICHAEL WILLIAMS, COMMISSIONER OF EDUCATION, ET AL. V. TEXAS TAXPAYER & STUDENT FAIRNESS COALITION, ET AL.; CALHOUN COUNTY ISD, ET AL.; EDGEWOOD ISD, ET AL.; FORT BEND ISD, ET AL.; TEXAS CHARTER SCHOOL ASSOCIATION, ET AL.; AND JOYCE COLEMAN, ET AL. (14-0776)-view video" link
  5. A new browser window will open with the webcast player embedded. The webcast will begin playing immediately. You can use the controls at the bottom of the screen to fast forward, rewind, pause, and play the archived webcast.

Originally formed in 2011, the Texas Taxpayer & Student Fairness Coalition consists of 443 public school districts and represents more than 1.5 million school children. We encourage you to explore the Texas School Finance History to find out more about the Fairness Coalition. Members may find additional information regarding school finance litigation in the Member Center.

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