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    Ohio School Funding Litigation: DeRolph v. State Briefs and Decisions

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    Date Filed

    10/20/2003

    Certioriari denied, no written opinion issued

    9/24/2003

    Petitioners’ Reply Brief to State’s Brief in Opposition

    9/15/2003

    Brief of State of Ohio in Opposition to Petition for Certiorari

    8/13/2003

    Petition for Writ of Certiorari to United States Supreme Court

    8/13/2003

    Appendix to Petition for Writ of Certiorari to United States Supreme Court

    5/16/2003

    Ohio Supreme Court Grants Writ of Prohibition Prohibiting Further Perry County Proceedings

    3/10/2003

    Plaintiff's Answer to Writ of Prohibition Filed in Ohio Supreme Court

    3/7/2003

    State of Ohio Complaint for Writ of Prohibition filed in Ohio Supreme Court

    12/11/2002

    Ohio Supreme Court Opinion on Reconsideration

    3/21/2002

    Report of Special Master Howard Bellman

    12/13/2001

    Ohio Supreme Court Designation of Special Master

    11/16/2001

    Ohio Supreme Court Written Reconsideration Opinion (Reconsideration was granted on November 2, 2001; opinion released November 16, 2001)

    9/24/2001

    Plaintiffs' Memorandum in Opposition to State's Motion for Reconsideration of Supreme Court Decision

    9/17/2001

    State of Ohio Motion to Reconsideration Supreme Court Decision

    9/6/2001

    Decision of the Ohio Supreme Court in DeRolph III

    6/18/2001

    Plaintiff's Brief to the Ohio Supreme Court.

    5/11/2000

    Supreme Court Decision - DeRolph II

    9/1/1999

    Supreme Court Brief of Plaintiffs/Appellees

    8/2/1999

    Supreme Court Brief of State of Ohio/Appellant

    2/26/1999

    Unofficial Version of Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, Order & Ruling of Perry County Court of Common Pleas on Remand

    4/25/1997

    Ohio Supreme Court opinion ruling on the State's Motion for Reconsideration and Clarification.

    3/24/1997

    Decision of the Supreme Court of Ohio

    4/30/1996

    Plaintiffs'/Appellants' Reply Brief to Ohio Supreme Court

    3/11/1996

    Plaintiffs'/Appellants' Merit Brief to Ohio Supreme Court

    8/30/1995

    Ohio School Funding Opinion of Fifth District Court of Appeals

    7/1/1994

    Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, Order and Memorandum of the Perry County Court of Common Pleas