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Ban on Affirmative Action Upheld

On Wednesday, a federal judge in California upheld the state’s ban on the use of affirmative action in the public university admissions process. The plaintiffs, including the Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action as well as 56 California students, argued that the law violated the civil rights of minority students. Though the judge dismissed their challenge, they plan to appeal. Since the ban passed in 1996, the state has seen the Black and Latino populations at schools like UCLA and UC Berkeley

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