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Administration briefs in U.Michigan affirmative action admissions cases

[JURIST] The Solicitor General's amicus briefs for the University of Michigan affirmative action cases filed Thursday in the US Supreme Court are now online. Read the brief for Grutter v. Bollinger [amicus brief text, PDF] (the Law School admissions case) and the brief for Gratz v. Bollinger [amicus brief text, PDF] (the College of Literature, Science and the Arts case). The attorneys at Goldstein & Howe, the Supreme Court litigation firm in DC, offer some preliminary observations on the documents.

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