Luck Was Not a Factor: The Importance of a Strategic Approach to Civil Rights Litigation

Jones, Elaine
March 2004
Berkeley La Raza Law Journal;Spring2004, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p290
Academic Journal
Focuses on the development of strategic approaches to civil rights litigation in the field of education in California. Defeat of Propositions 209 and 54 as wake-up call; Challenge of developing arguments that appeal to a larger population when dealing with race and ethnicity issues; Gratz v. Bollinger, Grutter v. Bollinger, Piscataway Township Board of Education v. Taxman and other court cases.


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