Supreme Court Will Hear Case On Affirmative Action At Colleges

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USA TODAYSupreme Court will hear case on affirmative action at collegesLos Angeles TimesBy David G. Savage Washington The Supreme Court cast doubt Tuesday on the future of affirmative action at the nation's colleges and universities, agreeing to hear an appeal from a white student in Texas who seeks an end to "racial preferences" in ...Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Affirmative Action CaseNew York TimesHigh Court to Hear College Affirmative-Action CaseWall Street JournalHigh court to take new look at affirmative actionUSA TODAYCNN International -Washington Post -BusinessWeekall 168 news articles »

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  • Though Fisher continues to fight, her day in court is done - Daily Texan
    ... the appellate court declined, again, to hear her case en banc. But why? Speculation that the high court would strike down affirmative action...
    11/20/2014 - 2:13 pm | View Link
  • Supreme Court should rehear Abigail Fisher's case, put the issue to ... - Daily Texan
    All three cases question affirmative action policies as a violation ... Fisher’s case deserves an end at the Supreme Court. Most of all, the ...
    11/20/2014 - 1:52 pm | View Link
  • Should We Impeach Chief Justice John Roberts? - Common Dreams
    ... and pricey corporate lawyers who have been attacking affirmative action and other ... But might Carvin’s case still lose at the Supreme ...
    11/20/2014 - 4:17 am | View Link
  • Harvard Sued for Discriminating Against "High-Achieving Asian ... - Slate Magazine
    Why are Asian students suing Harvard, UNC for affirmative action ... - Yahoo! News
    11/18/2014 - 6:17 am | View Link
  • PIL challenges Maratha reservation in Maharashtra - The Hindu
    ... of the Supreme Court judgement in Indira Sawhney vs. Union of India case. ... extreme form of protective measure or affirmative action it ...
    11/14/2014 - 12:49 pm | View Link
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  • Supreme Court to hear Michigan affirmative action case
    (CBS News) The Supreme Court will hear arguments Tuesday in an affirmative action case. It's a challenge to a Michigan law that says race cannot be a factor in college admissions. The Court in the past has looked skeptically at using racial preferences in ...
    10/15/2013 - 8:17 am | View Link
  • Supreme Court To Hear Affirmative Action Case
    WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court's decision to hear a new case from Michigan on the politically charged issue of affirmative action offers an intriguing hint that the justices will not use a separate challenge already pending from Texas for a broad ruling ...
    05/24/2013 - 10:12 pm | View Link
  • Supreme Court to hear Michigan affirmative action case
    WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court will hear Michigan’s appeal of a surprising ruling that struck down its voters’ ban on giving “preferential treatment” to students based on their race, weighing the emotionally tense issue of affirmative action for ...
    03/28/2013 - 7:12 am | View Link
  • Supreme Court agrees to hear Michigan affirmative action case
    The consideration of race in the admissions process, aimed at correcting past racial discrimination, is deeply unpopular in conservative circles. In November, a sharply divided 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati found that the 2006 state ...
    03/25/2013 - 9:46 pm | View Link
  • Supreme Court to Hear Michigan Affirmative-Action Case
    WASHINGTON—The Supreme Court agreed Monday to review a Michigan constitutional amendment that barred colleges from considering race and gender in admissions decisions. The surprise announcement adds a second major affirmative-action case to the court’s ...
    03/25/2013 - 3:39 am | View Link
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  • Supreme Court Cases and Decisions
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    11/16/2014 - 4:33 pm | View Website
  • Supreme Court of the United States
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  • Affirmative Action History & Timeline (Civil Rights Act ...
    Affirmative Action History A History and Timeline of Affirmative Action by Borgna Brunner and Beth Rowen
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  • High Profile Cases
    In certain high profile cases, the Supreme Court provides online access to some case documents to increase public access to court information.
    11/10/2014 - 5:02 pm | View Website
  • A look at cases the Supreme Court will hear this term, and ...
    This photo taken Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, shows the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. A Supreme Court term that is starting Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, with a lack ...
    10/5/2014 - 9:05 am | View Website
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