Probe reveals University of California Regents pull strings to get friends admitted to UCLA

April 1996
Jet;4/8/96, Vol. 89 Issue 21, p20
Reports that some of the Regents of the University of California who voted to end an affirmative action in admissions programs have use their influence to get unqualified and previously rejected white students into the University of California in Los Angeles according to an investigation by the `Los Angeles Times' newspaper. Documentation of requests made through the back door.


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