Justices uphold 25-mill decision

4-3 vote denies state a rehearing

Posted: January 18, 2013 at 12:44 a.m.

The state Supreme Court said Thursday that it won’t reconsider its Nov. 29 ruling that prevents state officials from redistributing property-tax revenue from wealthier school districts to poorer ones.

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