Affirmative Action http://wkar.org en SCOTUS upholds Michigan's race admissions ban http://wkar.org/post/scotus-upholds-michigans-race-admissions-ban <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-499d30d4-8eb5-40bd-612f-81a358b9e9a0" style="font-size:16px;font-family:Cambria;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">Michigan Attorney General<a href="https://www.michigan.gov/ag/0,4534,7-164-19441-248720--,00.html"> Bill Schuette</a> spoke <span id="docs-internal-guid-499d30d4-8eb5-40bd-612f-81a358b9e9a0" style="font-size:16px;font-family:Cambria;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">yesterday</span> at a press conference about the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that upheld Michigan’s constitutional amendment which prohibits affirmative action at the State’s public universities. In the 6-2, ruling, the judges offered five separate opinions showcasing drastically different views. </span> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:16:37 +0000 Mark Bashore & Joe Linstroth 52623 at http://wkar.org SCOTUS upholds Michigan's race admissions ban Michigan again at center of nation's affirmative action debate http://wkar.org/post/michigan-again-center-nations-affirmative-action-debate <p></p><p></p><p>For the second time in a decade, the <a href="http://www.supremecourt.gov/">Supreme Court of the United States</a> will scrutinize the use of race in admissions policies at Michigan&rsquo;s public universities. Tue, 15 Oct 2013 16:18:55 +0000 Current State 43788 at http://wkar.org Michigan again at center of nation's affirmative action debate SCOTUS To Hear Arguments For, Against Michigan Affirmative Action Ban http://wkar.org/post/scotus-hear-arguments-against-michigan-affirmative-action-ban <p>The U.S. Supreme Court will hear a challenge Tuesday to Michigan&rsquo;s ban on affirmative action in public university admissions.</p><p></p><p></p><p> Mon, 14 Oct 2013 21:15:09 +0000 Rick Pluta 43762 at http://wkar.org SCOTUS To Hear Arguments For, Against Michigan Affirmative Action Ban Breaking down SCOTUS ruling of affirmative action http://wkar.org/post/breaking-down-scotus-ruling-affirmative-action <p>Michigan State University law professor Phil Pucillo discusses the most recent <a href="http://www.supremecourt.gov/">United States Supreme Court</a> ruling involving affirmative action. Tue, 25 Jun 2013 18:39:43 +0000 Current State 38144 at http://wkar.org Breaking down SCOTUS ruling of affirmative action Michigan Attorney General to challenge affirmative action with SCOTUS http://wkar.org/post/michigan-attorney-general-challenge-affirmative-action-scotus <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Supreme Court is set to rule on the affirmative action case - Fisher v. The University of Texas- this spring. However, before they hand down their ruling, the court will hear another affirmative action case out of Michigan- </span>Schuette<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> v. The Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action. &nbsp;George Washington, the lead attorney for the Coalition, discusses the case.</span></p><p style="margin:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><o:p></o:p></p> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 19:50:20 +0000 Current State 33359 at http://wkar.org