TITLE

Sixth Circuit strikes down affirmative action

AUTHOR(S)
Czurak, David
PUB. DATE
December 2012
SOURCE
Grand Rapids Business Journal;12/3/2012, Vol. 30 Issue 49, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit to overturn the prohibition on affirmative action in college admissions. Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is appealing to the U.S. Supreme Court to review the initiative based on the Michigan Civil Rights Initiative. However, Michael Steinberg from the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Michigan believes the amendment violated the Equal Protection Clause.
ACCESSION #
83867803

 

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