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John Somers Robb

John Robb’s Legal Cases

5 total

  • Montoy vs. State of Kansas

    Practice Area:
    Constitutional
    Date:
    Jul 28, 2006
    Outcome:
    Won
    Description:
    School funding case that resulted in more than $1 billion added to school funding for Kansas Children
  • Petrella vs. Brownback

    Practice Area:
    Constitutional
    Date:
    Oct 18, 2012
    Outcome:
    Pending
    Description:
    Intervened in case bought by group of Shawnee Mission School District parents attacking the LOB cap in the school finance formula. Won at trial court. Reveresed by 10th Circuit on procedural grounds and remanded for further proceedings.
  • USD 229 vs. State of Kansas

    Practice Area:
    Constitutional
    Outcome:
    Won at trial court
    Description:
    Represented group of school districts in testing constitutional parameters of new school finance formula.
  • Mock vs. State of Kansas

    Practice Area:
    Constitutional
    Outcome:
    Won
    Description:
    Represented group of school districts in attacking the state school finance formula. Won passage of new school finance formula for state.
  • Gannon vs. State of Kansas

    Practice Area:
    Constitutional
    Date:
    Dec 30, 2014
    Outcome:
    Won
    Description:
    Represented group of school districts against state seeking adequate funding of the state school finance formula. School finance system declared unconstitutional in Kansas. Case appealed. Supreme court affirmed in part and reversed in part. Trial court reissued opinion again declaring Kansas school finance system unconstitutional.