Support for Prop. 16 Surges in New Daily Tracking Poll

Measure to end California’s ban on affirmative action is tied 45-45, leads with those who have already voted Support for Proposition 16​ has rallied dramatically over the last week, according to a daily tracking poll conducted by David Binder Research. In 600 interviews over the last three days, 45 percent of California voters say they support the measure to level … Continue reading Support for Prop. 16 Surges in New Daily Tracking Poll

Eva Paterson to Debate Ward Connerly at State Bar Annual Meeting

EJS President Eva Paterson will debate Ward Connerly on the use of race as a factor in higher education admissions on Sept. 30 at this week's State Bar Annual Meeting in San Diego. Former State Bar President Jeffrey Bleich will moderate the debate. The Friday, Sept. 30, session will be from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at … Continue reading Eva Paterson to Debate Ward Connerly at State Bar Annual Meeting

EJS Applauds Supreme Court Decision in Fisher Upholding Race-Conscious Admissions Policy

Amicus brief by EJS, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, and Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society argued that UT-Austin's admission policy should be allowed to consider race The Equal Justice Society applauds today's decision by the Supreme Court in Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin upholding the university's race-conscious admissions policy. In … Continue reading EJS Applauds Supreme Court Decision in Fisher Upholding Race-Conscious Admissions Policy