Bakke v Regents of the University of California

Bakke v Regents of the University of California

Medical education A lawsuit initiated by a white student in California, in response to an affirmative action in 1973 by the U of California Medical School, Davis, which admitted minority students who had lower grades and test scores than white students. See Affirmative action, Project 3000 by 2000, Reverse discrimination, Underrepresented minorities.
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