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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    The parties in this case are asking the Supreme Court to interpret just ... not declaring unconstitutional altogether, affirmative action policies.
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    ... or five affirmative ... was surprised to hear some ... Their victory was upheld in state Supreme Court. ... for their handling of the Copar ...
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  • Playwright Finds Muse In Scalia - Law Technology News
    ... what they hear. NLJ: Does the play focus on any particular Supreme Court ... City of Richmond v. Croson [affirmative action];
    03/1/2015 - 11:01 am | View Link
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  • Justices asked to reconsider race in college admissions
    Abigail Fisher, who sued the University of Texas over the use of racial preferences, outside the Supreme Court on Oct. 10, 2012, after her first case was heard. She may be back next year.
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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 Michigan affirmative action case
    Texas case pending The Supreme Court justices are highly skeptical of any use of race-based policies, and few doubted the justices would hear Michigan’s defense of its ban on race-based affirmative action. The only surprise was that the justices ...
    03/28/2013 - 7:12 am | View Link
  • Affirmative Action Cases Could Broadly Impact College Admissions
    See Also: Battle lines drawn in Texas affirmative action case While the Supreme Court is not scheduled to hear the Michigan case before October, meaning a ruling wouldn't be likely until next year, the court is currently considering a similar affirmative ...
    03/26/2013 - 12:51 pm | 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 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 ...
    03/25/2013 - 8:48 am | View Link
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  • Supreme Court Affirmative Action Decision: Sends UT-Austin ...
    Supreme Court Affirmative Action Decision: Sends UT-Austin's Race-Conscious Admissions Back For Review
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  • Supreme Court to Hear Case on Affirmative Action
    This week, the Supreme Court is to hear the case of Abigail Fisher, who said she was rejected by a university because she is white, drawing new attention ...
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  • Supreme Court raises bar for affirmative action in college ...
    The Supreme Court on Monday allowed affirmative action to survive in college admissions but imposed a tough legal standard, ruling that schools must prove there are ...
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  • Supreme Court to Hear Affirmative Action Cases That Could ...
    A pair of Supreme Court cases that consider the constitutionality of using race as a factor in college admissions could have broad impacts on how ...
    03/26/2013 - 7:45 pm | View Website
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