Regents of the U of Cali v. Bakke
By Jeff Harbin
It is also worth noting that out of the 100 admittance spots, sixteen are reserved for minority groups. To quote an article on the case, this included "Blacks, Chicanos, Asians, and American Indians".
Allan Bakke had better qualifications than most of the students admitted to this minority seat, and thus claimed that he was racially discriminated against because his seat was deferred to someone simply because they were a different race.
A black protester marches with a sign supporting her opinion on the case.
Seal of U. of California
Above is the seal of the University of California.
Allan Bakke approaching the campus of the University of California.