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  • Black Conservatives File Supreme Court Brief Asking Justices to Clarify Disparate Impact in Fair Housing Act
  • Case Could Set Major Precedent for Race and Regulation
  • Court Accepted Two Similar Cases Settled Before Consideration -- It's Time for Court to Finally Rule on the Issue

Washington, DC - With the U.S. Supreme Court finished handing down opinions for its recently-completed term, members of the Project 21 black leadership network joined a legal brief that was recently filed with the Court t

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3828544916?profile=originalBy Barbara R. Arnwine, President and Executive Director,
Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law

As we celebrate the arrival of 2013, it is imperative that we reflect upon the 50 years of civil rights victories and struggles since the historic year of 1963, which, in many ways, launched the modern civil rights movement. It was during this time of transformative change for our nation that the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law was established.

The summer of 1963 saw murders, bo

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