NEW HAVEN, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — The Justice Department dropped an affirmative action lawsuit against Yale University on Wednesday.
It was originally filed by the Trump administration last October.READ MORE: COVID Anniversary: New York Marks 1 Year Since 1st Case, With Vaccine Hope On Horizon
The suit accuses the school of discriminating against Asian-American and white applicants in its undergraduate admissions process.READ MORE: Police: 2 Men Wanted In Violent Queens Home Invasion Stole $3,000 From Woman At Gunpoint
The Justice Department says it will continue to monitor Yale’s compliance with anti-discrimination laws.MORE NEWS: Police: 14-Year-Old Robbed Inside Bronx Laundromat
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