U.S. Supreme Court justices cast doubt on affirmative action in college admissions

By: - November 1, 2022 4:05 am

Taylor Dumpson (left) and her mother Kimberly Dumpson listen to oral arguments outside the U.S. Supreme Court on Oct. 31, 2022 in Washington, D.C. The court heard arguments in two cases, Students for Fair Admissions v. President and Fellows of Harvard College and Students for Fair Admissions v. University of North Carolina, regarding the consideration of race as one factor in college admission at the two elite universities, which will have an effect on most institutions of higher education in the United States. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images)

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Allison Winter
Allison Winter

Allison Winter is a Washington D.C. correspondent for States Newsroom, a network of state-based nonprofit news outlets that includes Source New Mexico.