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  • Sixth Circuitry

    05/17/2002 7:14:10 AM PDT · by spald · 8 replies · 474+ views
    The Wall Street Journal ^ | May 17, 2002 | Wall Street Journal Editorial
    Sixth CircuitryLet us state at the outset that we think the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals was wrong to rule this week that the University of Michigan Law School could vary its standards of admission based on the color of an applicant's skin. This is racial discrimination, pure and simple, and it should not be taking place in 21st century America, especially at one of the nation's pre-eminent institutions of higher education.Our subject for the day, however, isn't the merits of Grutter v. Bollinger but the ethics and credibility of the federal court that decided it. For this, we call...