Michigan’s Ban on Affirmative Action Upheld by Supreme Court

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For decades, minority groups living in the United States have been given preferential treatment or special consideration when applying to college. But in one US state, voters decided that the so-called “affirmative action” policy should end.
The ensuing argument escalated went all the way to the nation’s top court.
Steve Handelsman reports for CCTV from Washington.

Michigan's Ban on Affirmative Action Upheld by Supreme Court

Michigan's Ban on Affirmative Action Upheld by Supreme Court

For decades, minority groups living in the United States have been given preferential treatment or special consideration when applying to college. But in one US state, voters decided that the so-called "affirmative action" policy should end. The ensuing argument escalated went all the way to the nation's top court. Steve Handelsman reports for CCTV from Washington.