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Supreme Court / Affirmative Action / Race #1064038

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(New York: Ryan Smith) The Supreme Court decision on the Michigan affirmative action for race and university admissions examined. [Student Markeith JONES†- says she is "infuriated."] [Michigan attorney general Bill SCHUETTE†- lauds the court decision.] The opinions from Justices Anthony Kennedy and Sonia Sotomayor quoted. Statistics on the drop in black students at the University of Michigan after affirmative action was dropped cited. [ACLU Steve SHAPIRO†- says this opens the door for other states.]

Sawyer, Diane;
Smith, Ryan

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