Published Online: August 23, 2011
Published in Print: August 24, 2011, as Judge Blocks State-Mandated Contracts

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Judge Blocks State-Mandated Contracts

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A judge last week blocked the Indiana education department from using new teacher-contract forms that would have allowed school districts to change the hours or days that teachers work without adjusting their pay. Marion County Superior Court Judge Patrick McCarty ruled that nothing in state law allows the state to contravene general contract principles and laws that have been established and govern in Indiana.

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