Items Tagged with 'affirmative action'


Michigan’s affirmative action ban is upheld

April 25, 2014
The U.S. Supreme Court affirmed recently the constitutionality of Michigan’s affirmative action ban in public university admissions policies. Read More

Supreme Court upholds Michigan ban on affirmative action

April 22, 2014
| By AP
A woman who successfully sued the University of Michigan over racial preferences said the U.S. Supreme Court's decision Tuesday to uphold a state ban on using race in university admissions is a "great victory" for voters and the state. Read More

Affirmative Action court decision scrutinized

June 28, 2013
In what was a bit of an anti-climatic decision last week, the Supreme Court sent the case Fisher v. University of Texas back to the lower court for re-evaluation. Read More

Supreme Court rules in favor of businesses

June 28, 2013
While affirmative action was the case making headlines last Monday, two other cases decided by the Supreme Court could have a greater impact on businesses. Read More

State Attorney General takes affirmative action ban to U.S. Supreme Court

November 16, 2012
| By AP
LANSING –– Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette says he'll ask the U.S. Supreme Court to look at the state's ban on affirmative action in college admissions. Read More