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Constitutional Law Keyed to Feldman
Grutter v. Bollinger
Citation:539 U.S. 306 (2003)
The University of Michigan Law School has had a long-standing commitment to promote racial and ethnic diversity with special reference to the inclusion of minority students from historically discriminated groups. By enrolling a ‘critical mass’ of underrepresented minority students, the law school seeks to ensure their ability to make unique contributions to the character of the law school. The petitioner, a white Michigan resident, applied to the law school with a 3.8 grade point average and 161 LSAT score but her application was rejected.
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