California Supreme Court upholds Prop. 209 affirmative action ban

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Tackling Proposition 209 for the first time in a decade, the California Supreme Court on Monday left intact the state’s ban on affirmative action in public programs. In a 6-1 ruling, the Supreme Court upheld the 1996 voter-approved law, in the process invalidating a 7-year-old San Francisco ordinance designed to aid minority- and women-owned businesses… Read more »