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 »
- Dec 15 Lawyers’ Committee Applauds Federal Housing Finance Agency Decision to Fund the National Housing Trust Fund The Lawyers' Committee applauds the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s decision to fund the National Housing Trust Fund, which will expand the supply of safe, decent affordable housing for those who are most in need.
- Nov 23 CENTER FOR NYC NEIGHBORHOODS AND THE LAWYERS' COMMITTEE SOUND ALARM ON FORECLOSURE RESCUE SCAMS WITH NEW JOINT REPORT The Lawyers' Committee and the Center for NYC Neighborhoods released a joint report on foreclosure rescue scams
- Oct 07 Selling Hope: Foreclosure rescue schemes won't be ignored The Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law issued the following news release: The Election Protection and ya es hora smartphone apps have been updated and improved for the 2014 elections to reflect voters' increasingly digital lifestyles.