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Grutter v. Bollinger

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Grutter v. Bollinger, 539 U.S. 306 (2003), was a landmark case in which the United States Supreme Court upheld the affirmative action admissions policy of the ...

Affirmative action: Timeline of 10 major cases and orders

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Jun 24, 2013 ... The current affirmative action case in front of the Supreme Court could change how students are chosen to be admitted to public universities ...

Affirmative Action Timeline - Infoplease

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Learn about the major milestones in the history of affirmative action. ... This landmark Supreme Court case imposed limitations on affirmative action to ensure  ...

Supreme Court divided in University of Texas affirmative action case

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Dec 9, 2015 ... Supreme Court divided in University of Texas affirmative action case. By Ariane de Vogue, CNN Supreme Court Reporter ...... UT also says there is a major procedural issue that should block the justices from even reaching ...

Important Supreme Court Cases for Civil Rights

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Oklahoma State Regents cases, the Court struck down segregation of African ... Board of Education, Chief Justice Earl Warren, reading his first major opinion from .... 1986: The Court emphasized that lawful affirmative action programs cannot ...

PERI: Wal-Mart Makes the Case for Affirmative Action

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On June 20, 2011, the Supreme Court put an end to what would have been the largest class-action lawsuit in U.S. history. The lawsuit, filed on behalf of more ...

Race Discrimination: U.S. Supreme Court Cases - FindLaw

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Below is a list of U.S. Supreme Court cases involving race discrimination and the ... In this case, the Court finds that a law school's limited "affirmative action" use ...

Selected Supreme Court Decisions - EEOC

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Hardison decides its first Title VII religious discrimination case. ... The Court explains that in order for an affirmative action plan to be valid, an employer .... Significantly, the Court finds that reproduction is a major life activity under the statute.

Supreme Court will once again consider affirmative action in college ...

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Jun 30, 2015 ... The case involves the admissions practices at the University of Texas at Austin. It is possible that the Supreme Court could rule in a narrow way ...

The Supreme Court . The Future of the Court . Landmark Cases - PBS

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In twin cases involving affirmative action policies at the University of Michigan, the Court upheld the use of race as an admissions factor to the Law School, but ...

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Affirmative Action: Court Decisions

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Describes key court decisions over affirmative action policies in higher education.

Affirmative Action

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The Court found that Bakke had been denied equal protection of the laws by ... In 2003, the Court decided two cases challenging affirmative action policies at the ... In a case that played a major role in the Sotomayor confirmation hearings, the ...

Affirmative Action - The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human ...

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The emphasis is on opportunity: affirmative action programs are meant to break .... The Supreme Court first addressed affirmative action in three key cases in the  ...