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Students walk through the Ann Arbor campus of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich. The United States Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld Michigan's ban on affirmative action enacted by voters in 2006.

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"Supreme Court rules against affirmative action." That is likely to be a common shorthand description of Tuesday's decision upholding the constitutionality of Michigan's ban on the...

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