Equal Protection Clause

Court Likely To Uphold Michigan Measure On Race The Supreme Court seemed prepared Tuesday to uphold a voter-approved ban on taking account of race in college admissions.
High Court Weighs Mich. Ban On Affirmative ActionAfter the Supreme Court ruled a decade ago that race could be a factor in college admissions in a Michigan case, affirmative action opponents persuaded the state's voters to outlaw any consideration of race. Now, the high court is weighing whether that change to Michigan's constitution is itself discriminatory.