- UT discrimination lawsuit asks important questions Updated: Nov-17-13 10:50 am
- Appeals court rehears Texas race-admissions case Updated: Nov-13-13 8:28 pm
- 5th Circuit rehears affirmative action appeal Updated: Nov-13-13 3:50 am
AUSTIN, Texas - Sixty-seven years after the first lawsuit over who gets to attend the University of Texas, a federal appeals court is again judging the school's fairness and drafting a ruling that could change college affirmative action programs nationwide.
AUSTIN, Texas - A federal appeals court asked lawyers for the University of Texas on Wednesday to explain how they would decide when affirmative action for minority students is no longer necessary as it considered a lawsuit seeking to eliminate the school's current policy.
AUSTIN, Texas - The 5th Circuit Court of Appeals is rehearing an affirmative action case brought against the University of Texas.