Madelyn Kumar, Senior PhotographerAfter President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in the presidential election, the path forward for the United States Department of Justice’s lawsuit against Yale for its admissions practices is unclear.
The DOJ sued Yale on Oct. 8, claiming that the University’s admissions practices discriminate against white and Asian American applicants.
Should the motion be granted, SFFA could continue the suit even if the Biden DOJ were to drop it.
“If granted intervention, SFFA is prepared to continue this litigation until resolution,” SFFA President Edward Blum said.
Hosie called the suit “entirely specious and illegitimate.”Hosie told the News that he expects the Biden administration to drop the lawsuit.