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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    2013, when protesters rallied in support of affirmative action policies. ... In North Carolina, the state Supreme Court is due to hear an appeal by
    09/1/2014 - 4:54 am | View Link
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  • Supreme Court to hear case on affirmative action
    Diversity comes in all colors, shapes, genders and creeds; it is present in universities across the United States. Affirmative action, which was enacted in the ‘60s, has been used as a deterrent of discrimination in workplace hiring and college admissions.
    10/21/2013 - 6:31 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 ...
    10/15/2013 - 3:18 am | View Link
  • Supreme Court To Hear Michigan Affirmative Action Case
    After the Supreme Court ruled a decade ago that race could be a factor in college admissions in a Michigan case, affirmative action opponents persuaded the state’s voters to outlaw any consideration of race. Now, the high court is weighing whether that ...
    10/14/2013 - 10:28 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 Takes New Case on Affirmative Action, From Michigan
    “If there is one feature of affirmative action programs that favors their constitutionality,” he said, “it is that they grow out of the democratic process.” In urging the Supreme Court to hear the case, Bill Schuette, Michigan’s attorney ...
    03/26/2013 - 2:40 am | View Link
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  • Supreme Court hears Abigail Fisher's case against the ...
    Supreme Court hears Abigail Fisher's case against the University of Texas. Ruling could drastically alter affirmative action policies nationwide
    09/2/2014 - 11:17 am | View Website
  • Supreme Court Affirmative Action Cases
    Affirmative action cases that have gone before the Supreme Court.
    09/1/2014 - 11:43 pm | View Website
  • Supreme Court Cases and Decisions
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  • Supreme Court should give this affirmative action case a ...
    But a majority of the court held that other, less rigid forms of racial preference would pass constitutional muster. In the decisive opinion, Justice Lewis Powell ...
    07/22/2014 - 7:28 am | View Website
  • Fifth Circuit upholds University of Texas affirmative ...
    Fifth Circuit upholds University of Texas affirmative action program in Fisher case on remand from the Supreme Court
    07/16/2014 - 3:17 am | View Website
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