The Supreme Court denied review of a circuit court decision that prohibited almost all considerations of race in the admissions policies of educational institutions.
In the late 1990’s there was a national movement against the use of racial preferences in education and employment. The Supreme Court in Adarand Constructors v. Peña
Adarand Constructors v. Peña
Equal protection clause
Race and discrimination
Regents of the University of California v. Bakke