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Colorado banned legacy admissions at its public colleges. But what does that really mean for students?

Supporters believe the ban on legacy admissions makes a statement about who Colorado values in being admitted into college and clarifies the role of family ties to a school

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Rep. Mullica, Sen. Pettersen: Banning legacy admission preferences at Colorado colleges is a step toward equity

The practice of giving preference to students who have a family connection to a higher-education institution is discriminatory and a concrete example of systemic inequity.

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