NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012
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(Supreme Court: Pete Williams) The Supreme Court case challenging the affirmative action ruling that race may be used as a factor in granting college admission examined; details given about Abigail Fisher’s challenge to the University of Texas at Austin; courtroom sketches by Art Lien shown with remarks from Chief Justice John Roberts, Justices Samuel Alito and Anthony Kennedy and the university’s lawyer quoted. [FISHER – says race and ethnicity should not be considered.] [University of Texas Kendra ISHOP- says students have the ability to see that not all students were the same regardless of their ethnic or socio-economic background.]
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