Several civil rights organizations weigh in on Anti-Discrimination Center's criticism of Westchester County's implementation of its 2009 fair housing settlement with HUD. Read More »
On April 18, civil rights and housing advocates filed an amicus brief in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. Read More »
On April 22, 2014, final judgment was entered in the discriminatory zoning case against the Village of Garden City in Long Island, NY. Read More »
- July 08, 2014 Civil Rights Groups Weigh In on Westchester Fair Housing Settlement Representatives from several civil rights organizations have thrown their weight behind the Anti-Discrimination Center's criticism of Westchester County's implementation of its 2009 fair housing settlement with the Department of Housing and Urban Development and the oversight of the settlement by HUD and the court-appointed monitor. Read More »
- Jan 21 Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Implores Supreme Court to Protect Fair Housing Act The Lawyers’ Committee's statement following today’s Supreme Court oral arguments in a historic housing discrimination case, Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs v. Inclusive Communities Project, Inc.
- Jan 20 Following Oral Argument in Historic Housing Discrimination Case, Legal Team and Advocates to Speak at Supreme Court On Wednesday, January 21st, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs v. The Inclusive Communities Project, Inc., a historic case on the Fair Housing Act that could threaten a crucial tool for addressing discrimination in housing.
- Jan 08 The case for disparate impact under the Fair Housing Act Joe Rich and Thomas Silverstein are attorneys at the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under the Law, which filed an amicus brief in support of the respondent, Inclusive Communities Project.