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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    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
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    (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 prepares to hear affirmative action case
    WASHINGTON — A constitutional challenge to Michigan's ban on college affirmative action, which comes before the U.S. Supreme Court this week, has given California defenders of race-based admissions a second chance to contest the 1996 ban adopted by the ...
    10/13/2013 - 3:08 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 ...
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