The Court's Affirmative Action

July 1978
New Republic;7/8/78-7/15/78, Vol. 179 Issue 2/3, p5
Focuses on the ruling of the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on the discriminatory treatment case filed by Allan Bakke against the University of California medical school in Davis, California. Breakdown of judges who ruled on the case; Ability of government institutions receiving federal aid to continue almost all their current efforts to help minorities; Problem of discrimination in favor of formerly disadvantaged minorities into judges' traditional analysis of the 14th Amendment's "equal protection clause".


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