Parents Involved in Community Schools v. Seattle School District

The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in the case of Parents Involved in Community Schools v. Seattle School District No. 1. The… read more

The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in the case of Parents Involved in Community Schools v. Seattle School District No. 1. The Seattle School Board adopted a plan to assign students to schools on the basis of race in an effort to overcome the effects of segregated housing patterns. Parents of children who were not assigned to the school they chose sued, questioning the validity of the desegregation plan. Court will decide what role race can be used when assigning students to K-12 schools in an effort to achieve diversity. 

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195615-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Judicial Proceeding
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 4, 2006
Last Aired:
Dec 10, 2006

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  • Dec 04, 2006 | 11:07am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 04, 2006 | 8:09pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 04, 2006 | 11:48pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 09, 2006 | 6:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 10, 2006 | 2:07am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 10, 2006 | 3:12pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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