September 22, 2000
U. of Georgia Plans Appeal of Affirmative-Action Ruling
University of Georgia officials announced last month that they would appeal a federal judge's July ruling that the institution has unconstitutionally used race as a factor in admitting some undergraduates. But the university will stop using the admissions practices at issue until the case is resolved, the officials said.
In addition, the university this month agreed to settle separate cases involving 10 undergraduate applicants who had challenged the