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Constitutional Law Keyed to Chemerinsky
Gratz v. Bollinger
Citation:539 U.S. 244 (2003)
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Gratz applied to the University of Michigan and was denied. At the time, UM had a 150-point scale to rank applicants with 100 points needed to guarantee admission. UM gave underrepresented ethnic groups an automatic 20-point bonus.
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