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AG Schuette Files Brief Defending Michigan Gay Marriage Ban

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette suggested judges come to the same finding as the U.S. Supreme Court on Michigan’s affirmative action ban.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/08/2014

The Union Building on the campus of University of Michigan. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

Reaction Is Swift To Supreme Court Affirmative Action Decision

One high school student said he believes Affirmative Action should not be race-based, but a socioeconomic standard.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2014

People wait in-line to enter the U.S. Supreme Court on April 22, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Attorney Vows To Fight ‘Racist’ Supreme Court Affirmative Action Ruling With Sit-Ins, Strikes

“We’re going to have to take the gloves off,” said George Washington, who represents BAMN.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2014

Students walk across the University of Michigan campus in Ann Arbor. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Upholds Michigan Affirmative Action Ban

“Race preferences are indeed unconstitutional in Michigan, and the people do have a right to vote on important issues in this state.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2014

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Court Schedules Arguments On Affirmative Action

The U.S. Supreme Court has scheduled arguments on Michigan’s affirmative action ban.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2013

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Ban On Affirmative Action Will Be Before Court In Fall

Voters approved the ban on affirmative action in 2006, but opponents to the ban filed suit saying that it’s unconstitutional.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2013

Mich. AG Seeks Review Of Affirmative Action Ruling

Michigan’s attorney general has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review a ruling declaring the state’s ban on affirmative action in college admissions unconstitutional. Bill Schuette filed a petition Thursday with the court.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/29/2012

Students walk across the University of Michigan campus in Ann Arbor. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

US Court Strikes Down Mich. Affirmative Action Ban

A federal appeals court has thrown out Michigan’s voter-approved ban on affirmative action in college admissions and public hiring.

11/15/2012

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Opinion: Binders Full Of Women Is Only Tip Of Romney Anti-Women Iceberg

Romney is lucky that people grabbed on to the “binders full of women” comment because his comment about giving his female Chief of Staff flex time so she could go home and cook dinner was mostly over looked.

10/22/2012

President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney. (Getty Images/Luke Sharrett and Joe Raedle)

CBS Local Presidential Forum: Obama/Romney: Debate Supreme Court Nominees

With four of nine U.S. Supreme Court justices in their 70s and the next president in the position of possibly shaping the future of affirmative action, gay rights, abortions, and more with appointments he might make should any openings occur, the question of what kind of nominee he might put forth was posed to President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney in the CBS Local President Forum.

10/18/2012

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