Monday, June 29, 2015
Supreme Court on Admissions
There could be an effect in California, however, were 209 to be repealed or modified. The legislature nearly put a proposition on the ballot that would have allowed the voters to repeal 209. But after protests from the Asian community, there were not enough votes for such an action and the matter was dropped. It is possible, however, that the issue of a repeal proposition could come up again. The meaning of such a repeal, were it ever to occur, would be constrained by whatever the Supreme Court might say in the Texas case.
Story at https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2015/06/29/supreme-court-will-once-again-consider-affirmative-action-college-admissions
A news report on the UC Regents' action on abolishing affirmative action can be seen below: