Suit seeking state money for college thrown out

October 31, 1997

Seventh-day Adventists, Columbia Union linked

By Dennis O’Brien

The Baltimore Sun, October 31, 1997

A federal judge has ruled that the Maryland Higher Education Commission did not discriminate when it denied state subsidies to a religious college in Montgomery County because the college’s operations are too closely intertwined with its affiliated denomination.

Judge Marvin

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CIR sues to end use of racial preferences by University of Michigan

October 14, 1997

Washington, D.C. – The Center for Individual Rights filed a class action lawsuit today against the University of Michigan seeking to have its admissions policies declared unconstitutional. Along with co-counsel David F. Herr and Kirk Kolbo of the Minneapolis firm of Maslon, Edelman, Borman & Brand LLP, CIR is representing

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