WMFD TV

Search Archive WMFD.com News

www.wmfd.com - Affirmative action and college admissions were back before the Supreme Court Tuesday. The high court is considering a case from Michigan, challenging the state's voter-approved ban on using racial and gener preferences in deciding who gets into college. Just a few months ago, the court ruled the University of Texas could continue using racial criteria in admissions. But justices made it much harder for institutions to justify affirmative action policies. }}" />

   
 
 
Affirmative Action, College Admissions Before Supreme Court

Story By: Larry Stine

 

 

 
 
 
  Email Story to Friend
   
  Original Published: 10/16/2013Affirmative action and college admissions are back before the Supreme Court Tuesday. The high court is considering a case from Michigan, challenging the state's voter-approved ban on using racial and gener preferences in deciding who gets into college. Just a few months ago, the court ruled the University of Texas could continue using racial criteria in admissions. But justices made it much harder for institutions to justify affirmative action policies.
   
  MORE RECENT NEWS
 
Image1 The new school year begins in Ontario, with smiling, wide-eyed children arriving ready to learn and have fun with their friends. Full Story
Image1 Ashland High School starts the new year Wednesday with a collective heavy heart. Full Story
 
Image1 A Mansfield man was killed in a two-vehicle crash Monday morning in Crawford County. Full Story
Image1 The legislative process comes to Mansfield, as an Ohio House panel discusses how to eliminate the debt in the unemployment compensation fund. Full Story
  MORE NEWS
 

House Unemployment Debt Study Committee Meets In Mansfield

Task Force arrests fugitive wanted in Mansfield shooting

AU receives Career Ready Internship Grant

Teen sentenced for assaulting business owner

Fatal Accident Occurs North of Shelby

Mansfield Playhouse Officials Take Ice Bucket Challenge

Teen dies from injuries suffered in August 7 crash

RCT To Provide Night Bus Service To OSU-M And NCSC

Teen Caught Committing Ontario Purge Prank

Teen dies from injuries sustained in two-vehicle crash

NAMImobile tour to battle discrimination coming to Mansfield

More News