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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  • Supreme Court Could Weigh In on Redskins Trademark Case - New York Times
    ... law does, the Justice Department said in urging the Supreme Court to hear the case, is merely offer ... in major sentencing and affirmative ...
    05/2/2016 - 12:31 pm | View Link
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    To 15 Months In Hush Money Case - Video ... Obama Makes Garland Supreme Court Selection ... loss to Holly Holm - Video: Is Affirmative Action ...
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    To 15 Months In Hush Money Case - Video ... Obama Makes Garland Supreme Court Selection ... loss to Holly Holm - Video: Is Affirmative Action ...
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  • John Yoo on Scalia and the Future of the Supreme Court -
    ... who they can talk to or to hear the other ... it was hunky-dory for the Supreme Court to decide abortion and busing and affirmative-action.  ...
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  • Withstanding the dangers of a new American populism and ... - Bowdoin Orient
    ... is technology, and I don’t hear (yet ... consider a critical opinion of affirmative action if ... the 2010 Citizens United Supreme Court ...
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  • Supreme Court to Re-hear Landmark Affirmative Action Case
    The U.S. Supreme Court said this week it will re-hear a landmark affirmative action case, examining the constitutionality of the admissions policy of the University of Texas at Austin. The justices said they will hear for a second time the case of a white ...
    07/1/2015 - 1:54 am | View Link
  • Supreme Court to rehear major affirmative action case next term
    Washington (CNN)The Supreme Court agreed Monday to hear next term a major affirmative action case concerning a program at a public university that takes race into consideration as one factor for admissions. The decision marks the second time the Court has ...
    06/29/2015 - 3:04 am | View Link
  • Supreme Court will hear new challenge to affirmative action
    ... the Supreme Court after her case was heard in October 2012. (Photo: Susan Walsh, AP) WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court handed opponents of affirmative action policies a potential victory Monday by agreeing to hear another challenge to the University of ...
    06/29/2015 - 2:18 am | View Link
  • Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Texas Affirmative Action Case
    On Monday the Supreme Court agreed to hear an affirmative action case out of Texas, Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin, next term. This will mark the justices' second review of the case. When it first heard arguments in Fisher two terms ago, the court ...
    06/28/2015 - 11:02 pm | View Link
  • 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 ...
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    Politics Al Sharpton slams Justice Scalia over affirmative action arguments. The civil rights activist compared Scalia's comments on African American students to ...
    12/9/2015 - 12:06 pm | View Website
  • Supreme Court University Affirmative Action Hearing — Live ...
    On Wednesday, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments on a challenge to admissions programs at the University of Texas designed to promote racial ...
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  • How Will the Supreme Court Rule on Affirmative Action ...
    The United States Supreme Court will hear arguments on Dec. 9 in Fisher v. University of Texas, a case challenging affirmative action in university ...
    12/8/2015 - 1:48 pm | View Website
  • Who Is Abigail Fisher? Facts About The 2015 Supreme Court ...
    How Has The Supreme Court Ruled In Past Cases? The court has taken up affirmative action admissions cases before. It previously upheld an affirmative action policy in ...
    12/8/2015 - 9:52 am | View Website
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