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FILE — Abigail Fisher waits in front of the Supreme Court to speak to the media after the Justices heard the arguments surrounding the affirmative action case Fisher v. University of Texas, in Washington, Oct. 10, 2012. The Supreme Court on Thursday June 23, 2016 rejected a challenge, by a 4-3 vote, to a race-conscious admissions program at the University of Texas at Austin, handing supporters of affirmative action a major victory. (Luke Sharrett/The New York Times)
FILE — Abigail Fisher waits in front of the Supreme Court to speak…
The U.S. Department of Justice is reportedly preparing to sue universities that use affirmative action in admissions, a move that could have major implications for Texas colleges and universities and alarmed Texas education advocates.