Allan Bakke Case Study

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This essay will cover the plaintiff Allan Bakke in addition to summarizing the arguments presented to the United States Supreme Court in Regents of the University of California v. Allan Bakke. Following the arguments present I will cover the court’s ruling in the case. Allan Bakke a form engineer is his 30’s, sought admission to medical school, but was rejected by 12 schools. After being denied twice by the University of California at Davis, he decided to sue Davis. Bakke was suing the school because he suspected the schools, affirmative action program was unfairly regulating his chances of enrolling into the school. After the U.S. Supreme Court accepted the case it received a lot of public attention causing a national debate. The school reserved
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