What to Know About Fisher v. University of Texas

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  • Fisher Enrolls at LSU; Michalewicz Bows Out of Case
  • District Court Upholds University’s Admission Policies
  • Attorneys File a Petition of Review to Supreme Court
  • Supreme Court Hears Arguments in October 2012
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  • What to Know About Fisher v. University of Texas
  • What to Know About Fisher v. University of Texas
  • Abigail Fisher Was Denied Admission at the University of Texas
  • Fisher Alleges University Denied Admission Based on Her Race
  • University of Texas’ Top 10 Percent Admission Policy
  • Fisher Felt She Deserved Admission

Attorneys File a Petition of Review to Supreme Court

Fisher’s attorneys then filed a petition for review of the decision to the U.S. Supreme Court. In February 2012, the U.S. Supreme Court granted the request and took on the case for its October 2012 term.

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