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UT-Austin faces a third lawsuit claiming that white students were unfairly denied admission under affirmative action

Previous attempts to overturn UT-Austin's admissions policies have proven unsuccessful, including a 2018 lawsuit by the same group that was dropped earlier this month and a 2016 U.S. Supreme Court case that sided with the university.

The statue of George Washington outside the University of Texas at Austin Main Building on July 16, 2020.

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