Affirmative action gets first Supreme Court hearing since 2003


Abigail Fisher was one of the more than 17,000 high-school seniors from around the country who were rejected when they applied to the University of Texas in 2008. In an argument to be heard next week by the U.S. Supreme Court, Fisher argues the university turned her down because she is white, Stateline reports. If the Supreme Court agrees with Fisher, it could spell the end to affirmative
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