Abigail Fisher, the plaintiff in Fisher v. Texas, speaks outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington December 9, 2015. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/Files
In Fisher, affirmative action survives again
June 24, 2016,
Richard Lempert discusses the surprises in the Supreme Court's latest affirmative action ruling in Fisher v. Texas. He argues that Justice Kennedy who originally set the bar quite high for affirmative action to survive, ultimately came around to supporting the University's claims.