A student from Destiny Charter Middle School in Tacoma, holds a sign that reads “Students Before Politics,” during a rally held by charter school students, teachers and supporters at the Capitol in Olympia, Thursday. Teachers unions and other groups have sued over Washington state’s 2016 charter school law, which was enacted after the justices struck down the old law as unconstitutional. (Ted S. Warren/Associated Press)

A student from Destiny Charter Middle School in Tacoma, holds a sign that reads “Students Before Politics,” during a rally held by charter school students, teachers and supporters at the Capitol in Olympia, Thursday. Teachers unions and other groups have sued over Washington state’s 2016 charter school law, which was enacted after the justices struck down the old law as unconstitutional. (Ted S. Warren/Associated Press)

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