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Olivas – SCOTUS upholds ban on race-based admissions

Michael OlivasThe U.S. Supreme Court has upheld a voter-approved amendment to the Michigan constitution that bans race-based preferences in admissions to the state’s universities. more...

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Tony BuzbeeUHLC alum Buzbee continues generous support of higher education  more...

Terri Burke, executive director of the Texas ACLU, briefed Law Center students on the extent of secret domestic surveillance. NSA surveillance a threat to all Americans, state’s ACLU exec tells law students  more...

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HarrisSarah T. Harris ’91

UHLC alumna named US Patent Office general counsel  more...

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Eglantine Pauvarel Moss 2L is the winner of the Houston Bar Auxiliary Charitable Fund scholarship  more...