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 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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  • Affirmative Action Cases Could Broadly Impact College Admissions
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  • Supreme Court To Hear Affirmative Action Case
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  • Supreme Court Takes New Case on Affirmative Action, From Michigan
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    Fisher v. The University of Texas at Austin, a case that brings the issue of race in the admissions process back before the Supreme Court for the first time since ...
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  • Supreme Court to Hear Affirmative Action Case
    Both sides in the debate on affirmative action saw a signal that the Supreme Court's conservative members might do away with it. Luke Sharrett for The New ...
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