Opponents of Nevada school vouchers launch second legal attack

Fighting on behalf of the plaintiffs are attorneys from the Las Vegas-based firm Wolf, Rifkin, Shapiro, Schulman & Rabkin. Former Democratic state Sen. Justin Jones, a partner at the firm, is named as an attorney.

“The Nevada Constitution makes it crystal clear that the funding provided for our public schools can only be used to operate those schools, and not for any other purpose,” Jones said in a statement. “The voucher law, by taking funding out of the public schools to pay for private school tuition and other private services, blatantly violates this explicit mandate enshrined in our state constitution.”

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