Jun Yamada  Kareem Osman
<ul><li>In the early 1970’s, UC Davis had two admissions systems for their medical school </li></ul><ul><li>Regular Admiss...
<ul><li>Allan Bakke, a white male was rejected twice from the medical program. </li></ul><ul><li>Students with lower “benc...
Relevant Legislature <ul><li>The Equal Protection Clause of the 14 th  Amendment: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“No State shall…de...
<ul><li>Superior Court of Yolo County:  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Found that the program violates the Constitution, but did no...
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Regents Of The University Of California V

  1. 1. Jun Yamada Kareem Osman
  2. 2. <ul><li>In the early 1970’s, UC Davis had two admissions systems for their medical school </li></ul><ul><li>Regular Admission Program </li></ul><ul><li>Special Admissions Program for ethic minority and/or disadvantaged applicants. </li></ul><ul><li>16 out of the 100 spaces in the school were allocated for these students. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Allan Bakke, a white male was rejected twice from the medical program. </li></ul><ul><li>Students with lower “benchmark” scores were admitted through the special admissions program. </li></ul><ul><li>Bakke filed a suit against UC Davis for violating the 14 th Amendment and the Civil Rights Act of 1964. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Relevant Legislature <ul><li>The Equal Protection Clause of the 14 th Amendment: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“No State shall…deny to any person within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws.” </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Section 601 of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“No person in the United States shall be excluded from participation in or otherwise discriminated against on the ground of race, color, or national origin under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance. “ </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Superior Court of Yolo County: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Found that the program violates the Constitution, but did not force Bakke’s admittance. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Supreme Court of California: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Declares the program is in violation of the Constitution, and orders Bakke’s admittance. </li></ul></ul>

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