Civil Rights Division Press Releases Archive

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  • 4-28-09 Justice Department Settles Lawsuit to Enforce N.Y. Army Servicemember's Employment Rights
  • 4-27-09 Houston Man Sentenced for Human Trafficking and Alien Smuggling Charges
  • 4-27-09 Iowa Man Convicted of Interfering with Housing Rights of African-American Family
  • 4-24-09 Maryland Man Pleads Guilty to Using a Noose to Assault a Man at the Pentagon
  • 4-24-09 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Alleging Disability Discrimination by the City of Baltimore, Maryland
  • 4-22-09 Texas Man Pleads Guilty on Federal Civil Rights Charges
  • 4-22-09 Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against Grand Forks County, North Dakota, to Enforce the Employment Rights of North Dakota Army National Guard Member
  • 4-20-09 West Virginia Man Pleads Guilty on Federal Civil Rights Charges
  • 4-17-09 Former Mendenhall, Mississippi, Police Chief Sentenced for Using Excessive Force
  • 4-16-09 Justice Department Reaches Settlement with Philadelphia Regarding Polling Place Access for People with Disabilities
  • 4-16-09 Former Gary, Indiana, Police Chief Sentenced for Federal Civil Rights Violation
  • 4-15-09 Three Current and One Former Lucas County, Ohio, Sheriff Officials Indicted on Civil Rights Charges
  • 4-14-09 Former Oklahoma Deputy Sheriff Indicted for Federal Civil Rights and Obstruction of Justice Violations
  • 4-14-09 Justice Department Resolves Lawsuit Alleging Disability-Based Housing Discrimination at 12 Multifamily Housing Complexes in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 4-13-09 St. Louis Woman Pleads Guilty to Federal Sex Trafficking Charge
  • 4-10-09 Former Jackson County, Missouri, Deputy Indicted for Civil Rights Violation
  • 4-9-09 Former Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper Arrested on Civil Rights Charges
  • 4-9-09 Former Shelby County, Tenn., Deputy Sheriff Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Violations
  • 4-9-09 Justice Department and Fort Bend County, Texas, Resolve Claims Alleging Voting Rights Violations
  • 4-9-09 Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against the City of Ecorse, Michigan, Alleging Sex Discrimination
  • 4-6-09 Justice Department to Monitor Election in Kane County, Illinois
  • 4-1-09 Former Baton Rouge, Louisiana Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Violation
  • 4-1-09 One Current and Two Retired Baltimore City Police Department Officers Indicted on Civil Rights Charges
  • 3-31-09 Justice Department Files Voting Rights Lawsuit Against Town of Lake Park, Florida
  • 3-27-09 Wyoming Highway Patrol Trooper Arrested for Violating Civil Rights by Kidnapping
  • 3-26-09 Justice Department Announces Agreement to Protect Rights of Military and Overseas Voters in New York Special Congressional Election
  • 3-26-09 Justice Department Announces Public Education Campaign Grants to Fight Immigration-Related Employment Discrimination
  • 3-25-09 Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against the City of Portsmouth, Virginia, Alleging Discrimination Against African Americans in the Hiring of Firefighters
  • 3-24-09 California Couple Plead Guilty in Alien Smuggling Scheme in Which Some Were Forced to Work at Elder Care Homes
  • 3-20-09 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against Symphony Diagnostic Services Inc., to Enforce the Employment Rights of N.Y. Army National Guardsman
  • 3-18-09 Former Memphis Police Officers Sentenced for Conspiracy to Violate Civil Rights
  • 3-18-09 Justice Department Settles Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Against Muskegon County, Michigan
  • 3-17-09 Justice Department Settles Allegations of Disability Discrimination Against Town of St. John, Indiana
  • 3-16-09 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against Indianapolis Law Firm to Enforce the Employment Rights of Indiana Army National Guardsman
  • 3-13-09 Justice Department Sues West Memphis, Ark. Landlords for Sexual Harassment
  • 3-13-09 U.S. Border Patrol Agent Indicted on Federal Civil Rights Charge for Assault in Federal Detention Facility
  • 3-13-09 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against Americraft Carton Inc., to Enforce the Employment Rights of Michigan Army National Guardsman
  • 3-9-09 Former Lucas County, Ohio, Sheriff’s Office Corrections Officer Sentenced for Civil Rights Violations
  • 3-5-09 Fairfield, Calif., Couple Indicted on Federal Civil Rights Charge for Alleged Bias-Motivated Assault
  • 3-5-09 Justice Department Sues Henry County, Ill., for Sexual Harassment of Former Employee
  • 3-5-09 Justice Department Sues Harrison County, Ind., Sheriff for Sexual Harassment and Retaliation
  • 3-4-09 Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against Stimson Lumber Company to Enforce the Employment Rights of Oregon Reservist
  • 3-4-09 Justice Department Sues Large Multi-Family Housing Developer Alleging Disability-Based Housing Discrimination
  • 3-4-09 Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against Ecolab Inc. to Enforce Employment Rights of Michigan U.S. Army Veteran
  • 2-27-09 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against Wagner Industrial Electric Inc., to Enforce the Employment Rights of Indiana Army National Guardsman
  • 2-26-09 Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against the City of Dayton, Ohio, Alleging Discrimination Against African Americans in the Hiring of Police Officers and Firefighters
  • 2-25-09 Falls Church, Va., Man Pleads Guilty to Harboring Indonesian Aliens for Financial Gain
  • 2-25-09 Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Alleging Military Discrimination Against the North Carolina Administrative Office of the Courts and Senior Resident Court Judge
  • 2-24-09 Three Former Atlanta Police Officers Sentenced to Prison in Fatal Shooting of Elderly Atlanta Woman
  • 2-24-09 Two Oregon Men Plead Guilty to Federal Hate Crime
  • 2-23-09 Justice Department Sues Housing Authority in Wayne County, Ill., for Race Discrimination
  • 2-23-09 Memphis Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Sex Trafficking Charges
  • 2-23-09 Justice Department Resolves Lawsuit with State of Vermont Regarding Reporting Requirements of Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act
  • 2-20-09 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against the Chicago Board of Education for Alleged Pregnancy Discrimination
  • 2-18-09 Justice Department Obtains $120,000 Settlement in Discrimination Lawsuit Against Chicago Area Realtors
  • 2-12-09 Four Individuals Indicted for Racially-Motivated Assault in Nampa, Idaho
  • 2-12-09 Five Defendants Convicted of International Sex Trafficking for Forcing Central American Girls and Women into Prostitution
  • 2-11-09 Justice Department Reaches Settlement with SmallTownPapers Inc., Regarding Employment Rights of Air Force Reservist
  • 2-10-09 Former Velda City, Mo., Reserve Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights and Obstruction Charges
  • 2-05-09 Two Individuals Arrested on Federal Sex Trafficking Charges
  • 2-05-09 Member of Human Trafficking Ring Pleads Guilty to Sex Trafficking Charges
  • 2-04-09 Former Mississippi County Deputy Sheriffs Plead Guilty to Civil Rights Violations
  • 2-03-09 Justice Department Settles Religious Discrimination Lawsuit Against Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority
  • 2-02-09 Two Oklahoma County Corrections Officers Indicted for Federal Civil Rights Violation in Death of Oklahoma City Man
  • 2-02-09 Justice Department Settles Lawsuit on Behalf of Kansas Air Force Reservist
  • 2-02-09 Final Defendant Pleads Guilty to Anti-Obama Assaults
  • 2-02-09 Justice Department Settles Lawsuit on Behalf of New Jersey Air Force National Guard Member
  • 1-30-09 Former Mendenhall, Miss. Police Chief Pleads Guilty to Using Excessive Force
  • 1-30-09 Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Alleging Gender Discrimination and Retaliation by the Puerto Rico Police Department
  • 1-29-09 Justice Department Files Lawsuit on Behalf of North Dakota Army National Guard Member
  • 1-29-09 Justice Department Sues Ypsilanti, Mich., Landlords for Sexual Harassment
  • 1-29-09 Justice Department Settles Allegations of Disability and Religious Discrimination Against Nashville, Tenn.
  • 1-27-09 Three Men Indicted for Racially-Motivated Church Arson in Springfield, Mass.
  • 1-26-09 New York Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Hate Crime Conspiracy
  • 1-22-09 Chicago Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Violating Federal Civil Rights of a Man Beaten While Restrained in a Wheelchair
  • 1-21-09 Former Florida State Corrections Officer Convicted of Federal Civil Rights Crime
  • 1-9-09 Justice Department Sues New Mexico Community College for Sexual Harassment of Former Employee
  • 1-7-09 Justice Department Seeks Injunction Against New Black Panther Party
  • 1-7-09 Three Staten Island, NY Men Indicted on Federal Hate Crime Conspiracy Charges
  • 1-5-09 Former South Carolina Highway Patrol Trooper Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Violation
  • 12-31-08 Justice Department Files Lawsuit on Behalf of Kansas Air Force Reservist
  • 12-30-08 Justice Department Files Lawsuit to Enforce the Employment Rights of Alabama Army National Guardsman
  • 12-22-08 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Alleging Sexual Harassment by Muskegon County, Mich.
  • 12-19-08 Washington, D.C. Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Unprovoked Assault on Marcher
  • 12-19-08 Leader of Expansive Multi-State Sex-trafficking Ring Sentenced
  • 12-19-08 Four Defendants Sentenced for Roles in Scheme to Enslave Farmworkers in Florida
  • 12-19-08 Justice Department Reaches Agreement with Illinois on Voter Registration at Public Assistance Agencies
  • 12-18-08 Member of Human Trafficking Ring Pleads Guilty to Sex Trafficking Charges
  • 12-15-08 The Justice Department Resolves Investigation Under Servicemembers Civil Relief Act of Homecomings Financial, LLC
  • 12-12-08 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Alleging Race Discrimination by the City of Bonita Springs, Florida
  • 12-12-08 Justice Department Reaches Settlement with District of Columbia Over City’s Homeless Shelter Program
  • 12-9-08 Justice Department Agreement with Chatham University Will Increase Campus Accessibility for Persons with Disabilities
  • 12-8-08 Former Grant County, Kentucky Detention Center Officers Sentenced for Civil Rights Violations in Teenager Rape Case
  • 12-8-08 Justice Department Reaches Agreement with Medical Care Provider on Accommodations for Deaf, Hard of Hearing
  • 12-2-08 Justice Department Reaches Agreement in Minority-Vote Dilution Lawsuit in Euclid, Ohio
  • 11-26-08 West Virginia Man Indicted on Federal Civil Rights Charges for Allegedly Burning a Home
  • 11-20-08 Men Charged with Conspiracy to Threaten and Kill African-Americans
  • 11-19-08 Justice Department Sues Alabama for Failure to Protect Voting Rights of Overseas Citizens
  • 11-19-08 Former Memphis Police Officer Indicted on Civil Rights Charges
  • 11-18-08 Member of Aryan Brotherhood Indicted for Bias-motivated Assault with Intent to Murder
  • 11-14-08 Justice Department Seeks to Intervene in Suit to Enforce Rights of Military and Overseas Voters in Virginia
  • 11-14-08 Justice Department Lawsuit Seeks to Restore Employment Rights of North Carolina Army Reservist
  • 11-13-08 Justice Department Resolves Lawsuit Alleging Race Discrimination at Roseville, Michigan Apartment Complex
  • 11-11-08 Fact Sheet: Department of Justice Efforts to Protect the Rights of Servicemembers and Veterans
  • 11-7-08 Justice Department Sues Evansville, Indiana Retirement Home for Discriminating Against Persons with Disabilities
  • 11-5-08 Justice Department Files Fair Housing Lawsuit in South Dakota
  • 11-3-08 Two Men Plead Guilty to Burning Islamic Center in Tennessee
  • 10-31-08 Fact Sheet: Protecting Voting Rights and Prosecuting Voter Fraud
  • 10-30-08 Department of Justice to Monitor Polls in 23 States Across the Nation on Election Day
  • 10-30-08 Third Atlanta Police Officer Pleads Guilty in Fatal Shooting of Elderly Woman
  • 10-22-08 Third Man Pleads Guilty to Hate Crime for Anti-Muslim Vandalism in Massachusetts
  • 10-22-08 Justice Department Reaches Settlement with Massachusetts Secretary of State for Noncompliance with Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act
  • 10-21-08 U.S. Indicts Former Chicago Police Cmdr. On Perjury, Obstruction of Justice Charges Related to Alleged Torture and Physical Abuse
  • 10-14-08 Connecticut Man Sentenced to 360 Months in Prison for Leading Brutal Sex Trafficking Ring That Victimized U.S. Citizens
  • 10-14-08 Justice Department Files Suit Against Vermont, Secretary of State Markowitz for Noncompliance with Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act
  • 10-10-08 Justice Department Announces Agreement with Waller County, Texas, to Remedy Alleged Violations of Voting Rights Statutes
  • 10-9-08 Justice Department Settles Fair Housing Lawsuit Alleging Discrimination by Lancaster, Penn. Apartment Owner, Managing Agent Against Persons with Disabilities
  • 10-7-08 Former Montgomery County, Maryland Man Sentenced for Holding a Nigerian Teenage Girl in Involuntary Servitude
  • 10-6-08 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Alabama
  • 10-3-08 Justice Department to Monitor Primary Elections in Louisiana
  • 10-3-08 Former Arizona Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Violation
  • 10-2-08 Former Oklahoma Corrections Officer Pleads Guilty to Federal Civil Rights Charge
  • 10-1-08 Former Congressional Candidate Indicted on Federal Obstruction of Justice Charge
  • 10-1-08 First of Six Defendants in Labor Trafficking Ring Sentenced Today
  • 9-30-08 Gary, Indiana Former Police Chief Convicted on Federal Civil Rights Violation
  • 9-30-08 Justice Department Settles Lawsuit with Louisiana Landlord Alleging Discrimination Against Families with Children
  • 9-30-08 Justice Department Reaches Agreement with Maine Courts to Reduce Language Barriers
  • 9-29-08 Justice Department Files Religious Discrimination Lawsuit Against Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority
  • 9-29-08 Justice Department Resolves Case Alleging Race Discrimination by Alabama Bank
  • 9-29-08 Justice Department Settlement Resolves Allegations of Discrimination Against Borrowers on Indian Reservations
  • 9-29-08 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Alleging Disability-based Housing Discrimination at Seven Nashville-Area Complexes
  • 9-26-08 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against the City of Dayton, Ohio Alleging Race Discrimination in the Hiring of Firefighters and Police Officers
  • 9-26-08 Department of Justice Settles Sex Discrimination Lawsuit Against Spartanburg County, South Carolina
  • 9-26-08 Winder, Georgia Public Housing Authority Settles Race Discrimination Housing Complaint with Justice Department
  • 9-25-08 Two Charged with Hate Crime for Anti-Muslim Vandalism in Revere, Massachusetts
  • 9-23-08 Statement of Acting Assistant Attorney General Grace Chung Becker Regarding the Decision Not to Utilize Criminal Prosecutors as Monitors in Polling Places on Election Day
  • 9-22-08 Justice Department Reaches Voting Rights Settlement with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • 9-18-08 Justice Department Sues Owners and On-Site Manager of Kansas City Apartment Complex for Race Discrimination and Retaliation
  • 9-16-08 Three Police Officers Indicted for Civil Rights and Obstruction Charges in Puerto Rico
  • 9-15-08 Justice Department to Monitor Primary Election in Massachusetts
  • 9-9-08 Two Kansas City, Missouri Men Receive Multiple Life Sentences for Racially-Motivated Murder
  • 9-8-08 Justice Department Meets with Civil Rights Groups to Discuss Plans for Protecting Ballot Access
  • 9-8-08 Justice Department Sues Bloomingdale, Georgia Landlord for Sexual Harassment and Race Discrimination
  • 9-8-08 Justice Department to Monitor Primary Elections in New York City
  • 9-4-08 Pennsylvania Man Charged for Threatening African-American Coworker with a Hangman’s Noose
  • 9-4-08 $1 Million Judgment in Sexual Harassment Case Against Cincinnati Landlord
  • 9-3-08 Justice Department Hosts Conference on Increasing Access to Services by Limited English Proficient Individuals
  • 9-3-08 Man Sentenced for Human Trafficking, Alien Smuggling Charges in Florida
  • 8-29-08 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Arizona
  • 8-25-08 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Alleging Retaliation by the City of Fort Pierce, Florida Against an African-American City Employee
  • 8-25-08 Justice Department to Monitor Three Local Elections in Alabama and Florida
  • 8-22-08 California Man Sentenced on Federal Civil Rights Crime for Race-Motivated Threats
  • 8-22-08 Justice Department Sues Smalltownpapers, Inc. to Enforce Employment Rights of Air Force Reservist
  • 8-21-08 Justice Department Reaches Agreement to Protect Employment Rights of U.S. Army Reservist
  • 8-19-08 Former Customs and Border Protection Officer Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Charges
  • 8-15-08 Former Grant County, Kentucky Detention Center Officers Found Guilty of Civil Rights Violations in Teenager Rape Case
  • 8-13-08 Operation Home Sweet Home Results in Florida Lawsuit Alleging Discrimination Against African-Americans
  • 8-12-08 Justice Department and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission File Lawsuit Against the Housing Authority of El Paso, Texas
  • 8-11-08 Two Sentenced for Civil Rights Violations in Connection with Police Home-Invasion Robberies
  • 8-11-08 Two Former Sheriff’s Deputies Indicted on Civil Rights and Obstruction Charges
  • 8-8-08 Former Grant County, Kentucky, Detention Center Supervisor Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Crime
  • 8-5-08 Former Jackson, Mississippi Police Officer Sentenced to Life Imprisonment for Sexually Assaulting a Detainee
  • 8-5-08 Former Gary, Indiana Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Falsifying Police Report
  • 7-28-08 Justice Department Announces Agreement Protecting Puerto Rican and Spanish-Speaking Voters in Penns Grove, New Jersey
  • 7-25-08 The Department of Justice Commemorates the 18th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
  • 7-25-08 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against the City of Marion, Alabama to Defend Employment Rights of Alabama National Guard
  • 7-24-08 Former Florida Correctional Officer Indicted on Federal Civil Rights Charges
  • 7-23-08 St. Louis Women Indicted on Federal Sex Trafficking Charges
  • 7-23-08 Illinois Man Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Violation
  • 7-23-08 Justice Department Signs Agreement with Humboldt County, California, to Ensure Civic Access for Persons with Disabilities
  • 7-22-08 Mexican Citizen Pleads Guilty to Sex Trafficking and Admits Her Role in an Organization That Forced Young Mexican Women into Prostitution in New York
  • 7-21-08 Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Alleging Retaliation by Colorado Springs Police Department
  • 7-21-08 Department of Justice Announces Grants for Training on Prevention of Immigration-related Job Discrimination
  • 7-18-08 Mexican National Sentenced for Role in Sex-Trafficking Ring in the Carolinas
  • 7-18-08 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against the City of Ecorse, Michigan Alleging Sex Discrimination
  • 7-17-08 Former South Carolina Highway Patrol Trooper Indicted on Federal Civil Rights Charge
  • 7-17-08 Justice Department Sues Montgomery, Alabama Property Manager and Owners for Sexual Harassment
  • 7-16-08 Two Oregon Men Indicted for Federal Hate Crimes
  • 7-16-08 Former Montgomery County, Maryland Man Pleads Guilty to Holding Teenage Nigerian Girl in Involuntary Servitude
  • 7-14-08 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Georgia
  • 7-11-08 Former Foreign Service Officer Sentenced on Federal Civil Rights Charges
  • 7-10-08 Long Island, New York School Agrees to Admit Students with Diabetes
  • 7-10-08 North Carolina Corrections Officer Sentenced on Federal Civil Rights Charges
  • 7-10-08 Justice Department Reaches Settlement Agreement with Library Under Americans with Disabilities Act
  • 7-9-08 Mayor of Jackson, Mississippi and His Two Bodyguards Indicted on Civil Rights Charges
  • 7-9-08 Six San Juan Municipal Police Department Officers Indicted for Federal Civil Rights Violations in the Death of a Puerto Rican Man
  • 7-8-08 Justice Department Reaches Settlement Agreement with Medical Weight Loss Clinic
  • 7-7-08 Bus Operator Will Provide Accessible Service for Individuals in Wheelchairs
  • 7-2-08 Fact Sheet: Protecting Voting Rights and Preventing Election Fraud
  • 6-30-08 Justice Department Reaches Settlement to Improve Conditions at a Nebraska Developmental Center
  • 6-24-08 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against the City of Dallas Alleging Race Discrimination and Retaliation
  • 6-24-08 Justice Department Files Fair Housing Lawsuit Against Landlords in Scranton, Pennsylvania
  • 6-23-08 Former Los Angeles Police Officer, Former Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputy, and Two Co-conspirators Sentenced for Civil Rights Violations
  • 6-23-08 Justice Department to Monitor Election in Mississippi
  • 6-12-08 Former Foreign Service Officer Pleads Guilty to Federal Civil Rights Charges
  • 6-12-08 Five Fayette County, Kentucky, Corrections Officers Indicted on Civil Rights Charges
  • 6-10-08 Justice Department Files Employment Discrimination Lawsuit Against the City of Jackson, Alabama
  • 6-10-08 South Carolina Highway Patrol Trooper Indicted on Federal Civil Rights Charge
  • 6-9-08 North Carolina Corrections Officers Sentenced on Federal Civil Rights Charges
  • 6-9-08 Justice Department to Monitor Election in South Carolina
  • 6-6-08 Muncie, Indiana, Man Sentenced to 121 Months in Cross Burning Case
  • 6-4-08 King County, Washington, Sheriff's Deputy Indicted for Federal Civil Rights Violation and Perjury
  • 6-4-08 Justice Department Files Fair Housing Lawsuit in Florida Against Fountain View Apartments, Inc. and Its On-site Manager
  • 6-4-08 The Department of Justice Proposes New Rules to Implement the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
  • 6-3-08 Settlement Agreement Will Ensure Accessibility at the International Spy Museum in Washington, D.C.
  • 6-2-08 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Alabama, California, New Jersey, New Mexico, and South Dakota
  • 5-29-08 Justice Department Settles Idaho Lawsuit Alleging Housing Discrimination on Behalf of Persons with Disabilities
  • 5-29-08 Bell, California, Police Officer Indicted on Federal Civil Rights Charges
  • 5-27-08 Justice Department Settles Disability Discrimination Case with Connecticut Landlord for $115,000
  • 5-23-08 DOJ Settles Lawsuit with Robertson Fire Protection District of St. Louis for Racially Based Discrimination and Retaliation
  • 5-23-08 Fact Sheet: Department of Justice Efforts to Protect the Rights of Servicemembers and Veterans
  • 5-21-08 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Alleging Doña Ana County, New Mexico, Discriminated against Female Employees on the Basis of their Sex
  • 5-20-08 Justice Department Files Fair Housing Lawsuit in Louisiana against Reggie and Kim Collier
  • 5-20-08 Miami, Florida, Schoolteacher and Ex-Husband Sentenced for Human Trafficking and Smuggling Charges
  • 5-20-08 California Man Convicted of Federal Civil Rights Crime for Race-Motivated Threats
  • 5-19-08 Two Kansas City, Missouri, Men to be Sentenced to Life in Prison for Racially Motivated Murder
  • 5-19-08 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against Gibson County, Tennessee, to Enforce the Employment Rights of Tennessee Army National Guardsman
  • 5-15-08 Cleveland, Ohio, Man Pleads Guilty to Sending Racially Motivated Threats
  • 5-15-08 Justice Department Reaches Agreement with Arizona on Voter Registration at Public Assistance Agencies
  • 5-12-08 Former Los Angeles Police Officer and Co-Conspirator Sentenced for Civil Rights Violations
  • 5-12-08 Man Sentenced for Human Trafficking and Alien Smuggling
  • 5-12-08 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Nebraska and New Jersey
  • 5-9-08 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Texas
  • 5-8-08 Man Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Engage in Sex Trafficking and Transporting Illegal Aliens in Los Angeles
  • 5-8-08 Jury Convicts two Kansas City, Missouri, Men for Racially-Motivated Murder
  • 5-7-08 Man Pleads Guilty to Human Trafficking and Alien Smuggling Charges in Florida
  • 5-7-08 Justice Department Files Fair Housing Lawsuit against City of Satsuma, Alabama
  • 5-5-08 Former Long Beach, California, Police Officer Sentenced for Civil Rights Violations
  • 5-1-08 Former Federal Prison Supervisor Indicted on Federal Civil Rights Charges
  • 5-1-08 iGate Mastech Inc. to Pay $45,000 in Civil Penalties to Settle Discrimination Claim
  • 5-1-08 Justice Department Settles Race and Familial Status Discrimination Case against Virginia Beach Landlord
  • 5-1-08 Justice Department Obtains Back Pay for Air Force Veteran in Settlement with Wal-Mart
  • 5-1-08 Former Del Rio, Texas, Corrections Officer Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Violation
  • 4-30-08 Former Grant County, Kentucky Deputy Jailer Pleads Guilty in Civil Rights Case
  • 4-28-08 Two Men Sentenced for Human Trafficking and Alien Smuggling Charges
  • 4-25-08 Louisiana Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Hate Crime
  • 4-25-08 Mexican National Sentenced for Role in Carolinas Sex-Trafficking Ring
  • 4-24-08 Former State Prison Supervisor Sentenced for Obstruction of Justice-Related Charge
  • 4-23-08 Former Oklahoma Corrections Officer Indicted for Federal Civil Rights Violation
  • 4-21-08 Justice Department to Monitor Election in Pennsylvania
  • 4-18-08 Forest Park, Illinois, Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Federal Civil Rights Violation
  • 4-18-08 Justice Department Files Lawsuit against New York State Department of Correctional Services to Enforce the Employment Rights of New York Air National Guardsman
  • 4-17-08 Two Indicted in San Antonio in Connection with Federal Civil Rights Investigation
  • 4-17-08 Department of Justice Celebrates 40th Anniversary of the Fair Housing Act
  • 4-17-08 Justice Department Settles Class Action Lawsuit with American Airlines Regarding Employment Rights of Military Pilots
  • 4-16-08 Justice Department Settles Voting Rights Suit against the Osceola County, Florida School Board
  • 4-9-08 Former Dallas Transit Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Federal Civil Rights Violation
  • 4-8-08 Former South Carolina Deputy Sheriff Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Violation
  • 4-8-08 Justice Department Settles Sexual Harassment Lawsuit against Richmond, Missouri, Landlord
  • 4-8-08 Justice Department to Monitor Election in California
  • 4-7-08 Hartford Man Sentenced for Role in Trafficking Ring
  • 4-3-08 Houston Woman Pleads Guilty to Forced Labor Charges
  • 4-3-08 Chicago Police Officer Indicted for Federal Civil Rights Violation
  • 4-1-08 Houston Women Sentenced for Human Trafficking Related Charges
  • 4-1-08 Connecticut Woman Sentenced for Role in Sex Trafficking Ring
  • 4-1-08 Former Wrestler Sentenced on Sex Trafficking and Forced Labor Charges
  • 3-31-08 Department of Justice Settles Sex Discrimination Lawsuit against North Carolina A & T State University
  • 3-31-08 Justice Department Files Lawsuit against Wal-mart Stores, Inc., to Defend Employment Rights of Air Force Veteran
  • 3-27-08 Federal Corrections Officer Indicted on Civil Rights Charges Related to Fatal Assault
  • 3-26-08 Three Men Indicted for Federal Civil Rights Violations in Arson of Islamic Center in Tennessee
  • 3-20-08 Justice Department Settles Sexual Harassment Case against Apartment Complex Maintenance Worker
  • 3-20-08 Two Illinois Men Indicted on Federal Hate Crime
  • 3-18-08 Justice Department Announces Memorandum of Agreement with Town of Mattawa, Washington, and Mattawa Police Department
  • 3-17-08 Justice Department Settles Voting Rights Case with Georgetown County, South Carolina, Board of Education
  • 3-14-08 Former Corrections Officers Convicted on Federal Civil Rights Charges
  • 3-13-08 Co-Defendants Sentenced for Roles in Former Wrestler’s Sex Trafficking Ring
  • 3-12-08 Man Sentenced to 10 Years For Role in San Antonio Sex-trafficking Ring
  • 3-11-08 Muncie, Indiana, Man Convicted of Federal Civil Rights Violations After Burning Cross
  • 3-10-08 Hyattsville, Maryland, Man Convicted of Coercing 14 Year-old Foreign Girl into Prostitution
  • 3-10-08 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Mississippi
  • 3-10-08 Justice Department Reaches Settlement with University of Michigan Concerning Football Stadium’s Accessibility for Persons with Disabilities
  • 3-6-08 Former Franklin County, Alabama, District Attorney Sentenced for Civil Rights Violations
  • 3-6-08 Gary, Indiana Police Chief, Deputy Chief, and Sergeant Indicted for Federal Civil Rights Violations
  • 3-5-08 Departments of Housing and Urban Development and Justice Release New Guidance on “Reasonable Modifications” under the Fair Housing Act
  • 3-4-08 Three Miami-Area Residents Found Guilty of Federal Human Trafficking and Smuggling Charges
  • 3-4-08 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Alleging Gender Discrimination and Retaliation by the Puerto Rico Police Department
  • 3-3-08 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Texas
  • 2-29-08 Three Memphis, Tennessee Men Sentenced for Role in Sex Trafficking Ring
  • 2-29-08 Justice Department Settles Race Discrimination Case Against Milwaukee Re/Max Offfice, Real Estate Agent and Homeowner
  • 2-27-08 San Antonio Man Pleads Guilty for Role in Sex Trafficking Ring
  • 2-26-08 Chinese Woman Sentenced for Role in Saipan Sex Trafficking Ring
  • 2-25-08 South Dakota Hotel Owners Sentenced for Involuntary Servitude Offenses
  • 2-19-08 Justice Department Settles Religious Discrimination Lawsuit Against Waukegan, Illinois
  • 2-15-08 Justice Department Settles Claims Under the Help America Vote Act with Bolivar County, Mississippi
  • 2-12-08 Complaint Filed Against Three Men of Columbia, Tennessee for Vandalizing Islamic Center
  • 2-11-08 Justice Department Settles Discrimination Lawsuit Against Virginia Beach Nightclub Owner
  • 2-7-08 One Former and Two Current Lucas County Sheriff’s Office Corrections Officers Indicted for Civil Rights Violations
  • 2-5-08 Former Olive Branch, Mississippi, Police Officers Plead Guilty in Civil Rights Case
  • 2-4-08 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Illinois, Massachusetts, New Jersey, and New York
  • 2-4-08 Justice Department Announces Public Education Campaign Grants to Fight Immigration-related Employment Discrimination
  • 2-4-08 Memphis Man Indicted for Federal Civil Rights Violation in Killing of African-american Code Enforcement Officer
  • 1-31-08 Former Olive Branch, Mississippi Police Officer Pleads Guilty in Civil Rights-related Case
  • 1-30-08 Former Los Angeles Police Officer and Former Long Beach Police Officer Found Guilty of Conspiracy to Violate Civil Rights
  • 1-30-08 Justice Department Reaches Agreement to Protect Rights of Military and Overseas Voters in Tennessee Presidential Primary Elections
  • 1-28-08 Tacoma Woman Sentenced for Holding Domestic Servant in Forced Labor
  • 1-28-08 Justice Department to Monitor Election in Florida
  • 1-24-08 Three Grant County, Kentucky, Detention Center Officials Indicted for Civil Rights Violation
  • 1-24-08 Georgia Man Sentenced to 15 Years on Sex Trafficking and Mann Act Charges
  • 1-24-08 Louisiana Man Indicted for Federal Civil Rights Violations for Nooses Targeting “Jena Six” Marchers
  • 1-24-08 Former American Samoan Prison Warden and Corrections Officer Sentenced for Civil Rights Violations
  • 1-22-08 Federal Court Rules Port Chester, New York's System of Election Discriminates Against Hispanic Voters in Violation of the Voting Rights Act
  • 1-22-08 Operation Home Sweet Home: Justice Department Settles Massachusetts Discrimination Case on Behalf of Asian-americans
  • 1-19-08 Fact Sheet: Safeguarding Civil Rights During 2007
  • 1-18-08 Justice Department Settles Muslim Corrections Officer Religious Liberty Case
  • 1-18-08 Former U.S. Deputy Marshal Sentenced to 24 Months on Civil Rights-Related Charges
  • 1-18-08 Justice Department Settles Housing Discrimination Lawsuit with Albany, New York, Developers
  • 1-18-08 Operation Home Sweet Home Results in Discrimination Lawsuit Against Roseville, Michigan Apartment Owner and Manager
  • 1-17-08 Immokalee, Florida, Family Charged with Forcing Immigrants into Farm Labor
  • 1-17-08 Former Kentucky State Trooper Sentenced for Civil Rights Violations and Witness Tampering
  • 1-14-08 Justice Department to Monitor Election in Mississippi
  • 1-9-08 Former American Samoan Government Official Sentenced for Obstruction of Federal Sex Trafficking Investigation
  • 1-4-08 Indiana Man Sentenced for Role in Cross-burning
  • 1-4-08 Justice Department Settles Housing Discrimination Case with Orange County, California, Landlords
  • 1-4-08 Two Chinese Nationals Sentenced for Sex Trafficking Charges in American Samoa
  • 12-21-07 Livonia Man Indicted for Federal Civil Rights Violations for Threatening African-American Residents
  • 12-17-07 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Mississippi and Texas
  • 12-14-07 White Supremacist Sentenced for Federal Hate Crimes in Utah
  • 12-14-07 Michigan Man Sentenced to 36 Months Imprisonment for Cross-burning
  • 12-13-07 Memphis Man Pleads Guilty to Forcing Two Juveniles into Prostitution
  • 12-12-07 Justice Department Obtains Court Approval to Distribute $700,000 in Fair Housing Lawsuit
  • 12-11-07 Justice Department Sues City of Colorado Springs Police Department for Retaliatory Non-promotion of Officer
  • 12-7-07 Patrick Shen Appointed Special Counsel for Immigration Related Unfair Employment Practices
  • 11-29-07 Three Former Milwaukee Police Officers Sentenced on Civil Rights-related Charges
  • 11-29-07 Muncie, Indiana Man Indicted for Burning a Cross
  • 11-26-07 Former Indiana Police Officer Indicted for Assaulting an Arrestee
  • 11-23-07 Former Wrestler Found Guilty on Human Trafficking Charges in Georgia
  • 11-20-07 Justice Department Intervenes in Lawsuit to Make the University of Michigan Football Stadium Accessible
  • 11-20-07 Justice Department Announces Settlement With Swarthmore College to Increase Access for People With Disabilities
  • 11-16-07 Statement of Attorney General Michael B. Mukasey Regarding Today's Civil Rights March
  • 11-15-07 Oregon White Supremacist Sentenced for Attack on Synagogue
  • 11-6-07 Former Mississippi Corrections Officers Sentenced for Role in Abusing Inmates
  • 11-6-07 Justice Department Settles Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Against Mississippi Bank and Former Bank Vice President
  • 11-5-07 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Indiana, Massachusetts, Mississippi and Pennsylvania
  • 11-5-07 Mississippi Police Department Officials Charged With Civil Rights Violation in Unjustified Use of Police Dog
  • 11-2-07 Former Texas Border Patrol Agent Sentenced for Civil Rights Violations
  • 11-2-07 Former Arkansas Police Officer Sentenced for Civil Rights Violation
  • 11-1-07 Former Mississippi Corrections Officer Sentenced for Role in Death of Inmate After Beating in Jail Booking Room
  • 11-1-07 Former Franklin County District Attorney Convicted of Civil Rights Violations Against Probationers
  • 10-26-07 Acting Attorney General Announces Results of Operation Home Sweet Home
  • 10-25-07 Civil Rights Division Employees Honored for Outstanding Achievements
  • 10-25-07 Sarasota County, Florida, to Pay $760,000 to Settle Group Home Lawsuit
  • 10-25-07 Federal Court Rules Alabama in Compliance With Help America Vote Act
  • 10-25-07 Justice Department Settles Housing Discrimination Case with Iowa Landlord
  • 10-24-07 Philadelphia Woman Sentenced for Federal Hate Crime
  • 10-23-07 Department of Justice Meets With NAACP and the Family of Martin Lee Anderson
  • 10-18-07 Justice Department Settles Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Against Red Wing, Minnesota, Landlords
  • 10-16-07 Former Tennessee Mental Health Aide Sentenced for Federal Civil Rights Violations
  • 10-15-07 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against Clerk of Circuit Court for Hillsborough County, Florida, to Defend Employment Rights of Army Reservist
  • 10-5-07 Former Dallas Area Rapid Transit Police Officer Indicted on Federal Civil Rights Charges
  • 9-27-07 Justice Department Settles Georgia Lawsuit Alleging Housing Discrimination Against Guide Dog Users
  • 9-27-07 Federal Settlement Agreement Will Make Sylvan Learning Center Tutoring Programs
  • 9-27-07 Indiana Man Pleads Guilty to Cross Burning
  • 9-26-07 Justice Department Announces Agreement Protecting the Rights of Hispanic and Spanish-speaking Voters in Kane County
  • 9-26-07 Operation Home Sweet Home Results in Filing of Housing Lawsuit Alleging Discrimination Against Asian-Americans in Lowell, Massachusetts
  • 9-26-07 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Alleging Disability-based Housing Discrimination in Savannah, Georgia
  • 9-25-07 Justice Department Files Fair Housing Lawsuit Against Spokane, Washington, Developers, Architects, And Engineers
  • 9-25-07 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Alleging Disability-based Housing Discrimination at 11 Complexes in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 9-24-07 Memphis Man Pleads Guilty to Conspiring with Police Officers to Commit Civil Rights Violations
  • 9-24-07 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Massachusetts
  • 9-21-07 Justice Department Files Fair Housing Lawsuit Against Town of St. John, Indiana
  • 9-21-07 Justice Department Files Discrimination Suit Against Virginia Beach Nightclub Owner
  • 9-21-07 Mexican National Pleads Guilty for Role in Multi-state Sex-trafficking Ring
  • 9-20-07 Justice Department Settles Voting Rights Lawsuit With The City of Walnut, California
  • 9-13-07 Former Memphis Police Officer Sentenced for Civil Rights Violations
  • 9-12-07 Justice Department Settles Housing Discrimination Case with Milwaukee Landlord
  • 9-12-07 Salt Lake City Man Sentenced for Race-motivated Assault
  • 9-10-07 Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Alleging Employment Discrimination and Retaliation by The Municipio De Vega Alta, Puerto Rico
  • 8-29-07 Justice Department Resolves Lawsuit Alleging Race Discrimination at Livonia, Michigan Apartment Complex
  • 8-28-07 Former Memphis Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Violations
  • 8-28-07 Michigan Man Sentenced to Over 17 Years for Hate Crime
  • 8-28-07 United States Files Suit Against Long Island Housing Development Company and Architect for Violating Fair Housing Act Requirements
  • 8-27-07 Statement of Assistant Attorney General Wan J. Kim on Today’s Ruling in United States V. Brown
  • 8-27-07 Former White County Tennessee Corrections Officer Sentenced for Civil Rights Violations
  • 8-27-07 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Mississippi
  • 8-24-07 Former Mississippi Klansman Sentenced to Three Life Terms in Prison for Role in 1964 Kidnapping and Murder of Two African-American Men
  • 8-23-07 Ten Puerto Rico Police Officers Indicted on Civil Rights and Drug Charges
  • 8-23-07 Statement of Attorney General Alberto R. Gonzales on the Resignation of Assistant Attorney General Wan J. Kim
  • 8-23-07 Justice Department Settles Disability Rights Case with National Provider of Retirement Housing
  • 8-22-07 Three Mexican Nationals Indicted in South Carolina Sex Trafficking Case
  • 8-21-07 Statement of Assistant Attorney General Wan J. Kim on the Decision in United States v. City Of Euclid, Ohio, et al.
  • 8-21-07 Justice Department Reaches Settlement with Two Philadelphia Car Dealerships Regarding Alleged Race Discrimination in Auto Lending
  • 8-20-07 Former California Couple Pleads Guilty to Human Trafficking Charges
  • 8-17-07 Livonia, Mich., Man Sentenced to 90 Months in Prison and Over $1 Million in Restitution for Civil Rights Violations
  • 8-17-07 Former Harrison County, Mississippi, Corrections Officer Found Guilty of Criminal Civil Rights Violations, Obstruction of Justice
  • 8-17-07 Court Approval Sought to Distribute Over $1 Million in Disability Discrimination Lawsuit Against Baltimore Housing Authority
  • 8-17-07 Former Kentucky State Trooper Pleads Guilty to Federal Civil Rights Violation and Witness Tampering
  • 8-16-07 American Samoan Prison Warden Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Violation
  • 8-16-07 Man Pleads Guilty to Violating Civil Rights of African-American Family
  • 8-14-07 Two Men Sentenced for Federal Hate Crimes in Utah
  • 8-14-07 Justice Department Sues Spartanburg County, South Carolina, for Alleged Sex Discrimination
  • 8-13-07 Hastings, Minnesota, Landlord to Pay $400,000 to Settle Justice Department Sexual Harassment Lawsuit
  • 8-13-07 Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Alleging Religious Discrimination by Palm Beach County, Florida
  • 8-10-07 Former Federal Corrections Officer Sentenced for Sexual Misconduct Violations
  • 8-9-07 Albuquerque, N.M. Law Office Agrees to Provide Effective Communication to Deaf and Hard of Hearing Clients
  • 8-9-07 Nine Charged in Sex Trafficking Ring Involving Minors
  • 8-7-07 Justice Department Sues University of North Carolina for Alleged Sex Discrimination
  • 8-7-07 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against DTI to Defend Employment Rights of Navy Reservist
  • 8-7-07 Deputy U.S. Marshal Indicted for Federal Civil Rights Violation
  • 8-6-07 Justice Department Reaches Settlement with YMCA Child Care Centers Over Policies Relating to Children with Autism
  • 8-6-07 Justice Department Reaches Settlement with the City of San Antonio
  • 7-31-07 Federal Settlement Agreement will make Subway Shops Accessible to Individuals with Disabilities
  • 7-30-07 Seventh Harrison County Corrections Officer Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Violations
  • 7-26-07 Justice Department Commemorates 17th ADA Anniversary by Signing Two New Project Civic Access Agreements
  • 7-26-07 Three Former Milwaukee Police Officers Found Guilty of Civil Rights Crimes
  • 7-26-07 Justice Department Sues Owner and Manager of Virginia Beach Apartment Complex for Race and Familial Status Discrimination
  • 7-24-07 Department of Justice Announces Grants for Training on Prevention of Immigration-Related Job Discrimination
  • 7-23-07 Arkansas Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Violation
  • 7-20-07 Federal Officials Close the Investigation into the Fatal Shooting of Kenneth Walker
  • 7-20-07 Federal Agreement with Kansas City Marriott will Make Hotel Facilities Accessible to Individuals with Disabilities
  • 7-19-07 Justice Department Settles Housing Discrimination Lawsuit with Pennsylvania Apartment Complexes
  • 7-18-07 Former North Carolina Corrections Officers Sentenced for Obstruction of Justice
  • 7-17-07 Justice Department Sues Robertson Fire Protection District for Alleged Racial Discrimination
  • 7-13-07 Former Mental Health Technician Pleads Guilty to Federal Civil Rights Violation
  • 7-10-07 Federal Agreement with Utah College of Massage Therapy will Ensure Effective Communication for Students with Disabilities
  • 6-29-07 Statement of Assistant Attorney General Wan J. Kim on the Decision in United States v. Ike Brown, et al.
  • 6-26-07 American Samoan Corrections Officer Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Violation
  • 6-25-07 Former White County, Tennessee Corrections Officer Sentenced for Civil Rights Violations
  • 6-22-07 Philadelphia Woman Pleads Guilty to Federal Hate Crime
  • 6-22-07 Five Charged in San Antonio Trafficking Ring
  • 6-18-07 Federal Corrections Officer Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Violation
  • 6-15-07 Former Klansman, James Ford Seale Found Guilty for Role in 1964 Kidnapping and Murder of Two African-American Men
  • 6-8-07 Justice Department Settles Employment Discrimination Lawsuit Against the City of Chesapeake, Virginia Police Department
  • 6-4-07 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in New Jersey and South Carolina
  • 6-1-07 Federal Officials Close Investigation into Fatal Shooting of Dr. Salvatore J. Culosi Jr. by Fairfax County Police Officer
  • 5-31-07 Cameroonian Couple Sentenced on Human Trafficking Charges
  • 5-23-07 Fourth Chinese National Pleads Guilty to Trafficking-Related Charge
  • 5-22-07 Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Regarding Conditions of Confinement at Maryland Juvenile Justice Facility
  • 5-21-07 Justice Department Sues New York City for Discriminating Against Black and Hispanic Firefighter Applicants
  • 5-14-07 Overton County Sheriff’s Officers Sentenced for Violating Inmate's Civil Rights
  • 5-14-07 Justice Department Reaches Settlement Regarding Conditions at Ft. Bayard Medical Center and Nursing Home
  • 5-14-07 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Massachusetts and Pennsylvania
  • 5-11-07 Federal Settlement Will Work to Improve Conditions at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital
  • 5-11-07 Justice Department Reaches Fair Housing Act Settlement with Las Vegas Developer and Architect
  • 5-11-07 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Texas
  • 5-7-07 Justice Department Releases New Americans with Disabilities Act Technical Assistance Materials
  • 5-3-07 Two Former Memphis Police Officers Plead Guilty to Civil Rights Violations
  • 5-2-07 Two Former St. Louis Area Police Officers Plead Guilty to Federal Civil Rights Charge
  • 5-2-07 Justice Department Settlements Will Ensure Accessibility of Casino Resorts in Las Vegas and Mississippi
  • 5-2-07 Justice Department Settles Employment Discrimination Lawsuit with City of Ville Platte, Louisiana
  • 4-26-07 Three Atlanta Police Officers Charged in Fatal Shooting of Elderly Atlanta Woman
  • 4-26-07 Justice Department Resolves Voting Rights Lawsuit Against Philadelphia
  • 4-26-07 Man Sentenced for Conspiring to Burn Home of African-American Family in Taylor, Michigan
  • 4-24-07 Justice Department Announces Public Education Campaign Grants to Fight Immigration-Related Employment Discrimination
  • 4-23-07 Former Deputy Sheriff Sentenced for Civil Rights Violation in Pensacola, Florida
  • 4-23-07 Justice Department to Monitor Election in Florida
  • 4-23-07 Three Men Convicted of Committing Federal Hate Crime in Utah
  • 4-20-07 Justice Department Settles Allegations of Disability Discrimination Against Chapel Hill, North Carolina
  • 4-19-07 Justice Department Announces E-Submission Voting Rights Act Initiative
  • 4-19-07 Former Memphis Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Violations
  • 4-16-07 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Illinois and Massachusetts
  • 4-12-07 Justice Department Files Voting Rights Lawsuit Against the City of Walnut, California
  • 4-11-07 Justice Department Settles Allegations of Sex Discrimination Against Knoxville Landlords
  • 4-11-07 Justice Department Resolves Discrimination Case Against Springfield, Illinois, Developer
  • 4-9-07 Justice Department And Inova Fairfax Hospital Reach Americans with Disabilities Act Agreement
  • 4-4-07 Connecticut Man Pleads Guilty for Role in Human Trafficking Ring
  • 4-3-07 Oregon White Supremacist Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison for Attack on Synagogue
  • 4-3-07 Justice Department Obtains $535,000 Judgment in Housing Discrimination Case Against Ohio Landlord
  • 4-2-07 Former New Mexico Corrections Officer Convicted on Federal Civil Rights Charges
  • 3-28-07 Attorney General Alberto R. Gonzales Highlights Department Efforts to Combat Sexual Abuse and Exploitation of Children in Houston
  • 3-16-07 Civil Rights Division Announces Agreement with City of Hernando, Miss. to Ensure Access for People with Disabilities
  • 3-23-07 Justice Department Files Complaint and Consent Decree Alleging Unlawful Treatment of New Hampshire National Guard Soldier
  • 3-23-07 Four Former Harrison County, Miss. Deputy Sheriffs Indicted for Role in Violating Inmates’ Civil Rights
  • 3-19-07 Two Former White County Tennessee Corrections Officers Convicted on Federal Civil Rights Charges
  • 3-19-07 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Florida and Georgia
  • 3-16-07 Former Hagerstown Police Officer Jeffrey Shifler Sentenced on Civil Rights Charges
  • 3-15-07 Justice Department Hosts First-Ever Conference on Federal Efforts to Increase Accessibility to Limited English Proficient Individuals
  • 3-15-07 Justice Department Settles Discrimination Case with Former Owners and Manager of Las Vegas Rental Property
  • 3-14-07 Connecticut Woman Pleads Guilty for Role in Human Trafficking Ring
  • 3-12-07 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Florida
  • 3-5-07 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in California
  • 3-2-07 Accused Sex Trafficker Arraigned in Federal Court
  • 3-2-07 New York City Man Pleads Guilty to Human Trafficking Charge
  • 3-1-07 Justice Department Reaches Fair Housing Act Settlement with Owners of Arlington Park Racecourse
  • 2-27-07 Justice Department Releases New Americans with Disabilities Act Technical Assistance Materials
  • 2-21-07 Second Ohio Man Sentenced for Hate Crimes
  • 2-20-07 Attorney General Alberto R. Gonzales Highlights Justice Department’s Efforts to Protect Religious Liberty
  • 2-20-07 Justice Department to Monitor Election in New York
  • 2-7-07 Justice Department Reaches Fair Housing Act Settlement with Memphis Developers, Architects and Engineers
  • 2-1-07 Justice Department Files Fair Housing Lawsuit Against Lancaster, Pennsylvania Apartment Complex
  • 1-31-07 Justice Department Settles Voting Rights Claims with Cibola County, New Mexico
  • 1-31-07 Florida Man Sentenced in Cross Burning
  • 1-31-07 Fact Sheet: Civil Rights Division Efforts to Combat Modern-Day Slavery
  • 1-31-07 Attorney General Alberto R. Gonzales Announces Creation Of Human Trafficking Prosecution Unit within the Civil Rights Division
  • 1-26-07 Justice Department Reaches Settlement in Unlawful Termination Suit of Louisiana National Guard Soldier
  • 1-25-07 Two Officers Plead Guilty on Civil Rights Charges
  • 1-24-07 Justice Department Reaches Settlement with Honolulu Apartment Complex to Resolve Fair Housing Act Claims
  • 1-24-07 Former MBN Agents Sentenced For Using Excessive Force Against Two Jackson Men
  • 1-22-07 Fourth Gang Member Sentenced to Life in Prison for Federal Hate Crime Murders of African-Americans
  • 1-19-07 Former San Antonio Police Officer Sentenced for Violating Citizen’s Rights by Sexual Assault
  • 1-17-07 Ohio Man Sentenced for Criminal Civil Rights Charges
  • 1-16-07 Justice Department Resolves Investigation of Baltimore City Detention Center
  • 1-12-07 Justice Department Reaches Settlement with Compass Bank Regarding Alleged Discrimination in Lending
  • 1-12-07 New York City Man Pleads Guilty to Human Trafficking Charge
  • 1-12-07 Another Pleads Guilty to Sex Trafficking a Juvenile Girl
  • 12-29-06 Justice Department Resolves Investigation of Five Delaware Prison Facilities
  • 12-19-06 Overton County Sheriff’s Officers Sentenced for Violating Inmate’s Civil Rights
  • 12-15-06 Former Memphis Police Officer Sentenced to 19 Years for Role in Civil Rights Crimes
  • 12-15-06 Justice Department Files Lawsuit Challenging Conditions at Oklahoma Juvenile Facility
  • 12-13-06 Another Officer Pleads Guilty for Civil Rights Violations at Harrison County Jail
  • 12-13-06 Justice Department Settles Disability Discrimination Case with Chicago Area Municipality
  • 12-8-06 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in New Orleans
  • 12-8-06 Statement of Wan J. Kim, Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division, on Order of a Remedial Voting Plan in U.S. v. Osceola County
  • 12-7-06 Two Ohio Sheriff’s Deputies Indicted on Civil Rights Charges
  • 12-6-06 Mississippi Sergeant Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Violations
  • 12-5-06 Justice Department Civil Rights Division Commemorates 150th Agreement Milestone for Project Civic Access
  • 11-28-06 Justice Department Settles Discrimination Lawsuit Against Alabama Landlord
  • 11-27-06 Second Ohio Man Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Charges for Using Toxic Mercury to Intimidate Interracial Family
  • 11-20-06 Gang Members Sentenced to Life in Federal Prison for Assaults & Murders of African-Americans
  • 11-15-06 Former Deputy Sheriff Indicted on Civil Rights Charges
  • 11-13-06 Justice Department Resolves Lawsuit Alleging Discrimination by the City of Philadelphia
  • 11-7-06 Justice Department Settles Employment Discrimination Lawsuit with Tallahassee Community College
  • 11-6-06 Justice Department Sends Election Observers to 22 States Across the Country in Unprecedented Monitoring Effort for a Midterm Election
  • 11-1-06 Justice Department Reaches Fair Housing Act Settlement with Kansas Apartment Complexes
  • 10-31-06 Justice Department Settles Discrimination Lawsuit Against Milwaukee Nightclub
  • 10-31-06 Orlando Woman Pleads Guilty to Human Trafficking Charge
  • 10-26-06 Ohio Man Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Charges
  • 10-24-06 Justice Department Settles Allegations of Disability Discrimination Against City of Saraland, Alabama
  • 10-24-06 Two Officers are Indicted, One Officer Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Charges
  • 10-20-06 Federal Corrections Officer Pleads Guilty to Sexual Misconduct Violations
  • 10-19-06 Five Former and Current Milwaukee Police Officers Indicted on Civil Rights Charges; Additional Officer Pleads Guilty To Obstruction
  • 10-18-06 Nightclub Owner Sentenced to 10 Years for Forcing Women to Work as Hostesses
  • 10-18-06 Statement of Wan J. Kim, Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division, on Opinion in United States v. Osceola County
  • 10-13-06 Justice Department Files Voting Rights Lawsuit Against Philadelphia
  • 10-13-06 Justice Department Reaches Settlement with Centier Bank Regarding Alleged Discrimination in Lending
  • 10-12-06 Verton County Jail Administrator Convicted of Violating Inmate’s Rights; Two Others Plead Guilty
  • 10-12-06 Justice Department Agreement will Help Protect Voting Rights of New Jersey Citizens in 2006 Federal Election
  • 10-5-06 Milwaukee Police Officers Plead Guilty in Connection with Civil Rights Violations
  • 10-5-06 Department of Justice Issues Five-year Report Highlighting Successes in Enforcing the Americans with Disabilities Act
  • 10-3-06 Attorney General Alberto R. Gonzales Announces Enhanced Programs to Combat Human Trafficking
  • 9-28-06 Federal Jury Convicts Two for Cross Burning
  • 9-28-06 Justice Department Settles Allegations of Disability Discrimination Against Texas Developers, Architects, and Engineers
  • 9-20-06 Justice Department Sues Florida City Challenging Ordinance that Discriminates Against Persons with Disabilities
  • 9-18-06 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in California and Massachusetts
  • 9-14-06 Tacoma Couple Indicted on Forced Labor Charges
  • 9-14-06 Justice Department Closes Investigation Into Death of Noah Jamahl Jones
  • 9-11-06 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Arizona and New York
  • 9-1-06 Justice Department and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Settle Ohio Religious Discrimination Lawsuits
  • 8-31-06 Justice Department Settles Allegations of Sex Discrimination Against Minneapolis Landlords
  • 8-31-06 Justice Department and Commonwealth of Kentucky Reach Settlement Regarding Conditions at
    The Communities at Oakwood Developmental Center
  • 8-30-06 Suspended San Antonio Police Officer Convicted Of Sexual Assault
  • 8-30-06 Justice Department Settles Voting Rights Lawsuit with Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 8-28-06 Former Deputy of Harrison County Sheriff’s Department Charged in Death of Inmate
  • 8-18-06 Justice Department Announces Settlement Agreement on Accessibility Issues with the Madonna Inn
  • 8-17-06 PONY Baseball Inc. Agrees to Provide Equal Opportunity to Players with Disabilities
  • 8-17-06 Former Manager of Rental Apartments in Alabama Found Guilty of Race Discrimination
  • 8-17-06 Justice Department Settles Allegations of Race Discrimination Against Minneapolis Landlord
  • 8-16-06 Hastings Man Pleads Guilty to Cross Burning
  • 8-14-06 Attorney General Announces New Web Site for Veterans and Members of the Armed Services
  • 8-11-06 Justice Department Settles Sexual Discrimination and Retaliation Lawsuit Against Escambia County, Ala., Board of Education
  • 8-9-06 Former Hagerstown Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Charges
  • 8-8-06 Justice Department Sues Calvert Properties Inc. and its President for Sexual Harassment in Missouri
  • 8-8-06 Justice Department Issues Guide to Help Local Governments Meet Accessibility Needs During Natural and Civil Emergencies
  • 8-7-06 Justice Department to Monitor Election in Georgia
  • 8-7-06 Justice Department Sues Los Angeles Landlord for Engaging in Discrimination on the Basis of Race, National Origin, and Familial Status
  • 8-3-06 Justice Department Announces Settlement with Colorado College to Increase Access to People with Disabilities
  • 8-2-06 Justice Department Files Voting Rights Lawsuit Against Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 8-2-06 Justice Department Agreement will Help Protect Rights of Military and Overseas Citizens to Vote in 2006 Federal Primary Elections in Connecticut
  • 8-2-06 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Tennessee
  • 8-1-06 Gang Members Convicted of Federal Hate Crimes for Murder and Assaults of African-Americans
  • 7-31-06 Justice Department Settles Race Discrimination Case with Owners and Manager of Philadelphia Rental Properties
  • 7-28-06 Justice Department Announces Agreement to Protect Voting Rights in Maine
  • 7-28-06 Justice Department Reaches Agreement with Pennsylvania to Protect Voting Rights of Military and Overseas Citizens
  • 7-27-06 Justice Department Settles Voting Rights Lawsuit with the North Harris Montgomery Community College District
  • 7-27-06 Statement of Wan J. Kim, Assistant Attorney General for the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division
  • 7-27-06 Civil Rights Division Commemorates Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act
  • 7-26-06 Fact Sheet: Department of Justice Ballot Access and Voting Integrity Initiative
  • 7-26-06 Justice Department Holds Fifth Annual Symposium on Ballot Access and Voting Integrity Initiative
  • 7-25-06 Former White County Tennessee Corrections Officers Indicted and Arrested on Civil Rights Charges
  • 7-24-06 Justice Department Files Employment Discrimination Lawsuit against the City of Chesapeake
  • 7-24-06 Two Men Indicted for Violating the Civil Rights of an Inmate at Greenville Federal Correctional Institution and Lying to Cover Up the Crime
  • 7-21-06 Justice Department and State of Vermont Reach Settlement Regarding Conditions at Vermont State Hospital
  • 7-20-06 Attorney General Hails Passage of the Voting Rights Act
  • 7-18-06 Brothel Owner Sentenced to 10 Years for Coercing Korean Aliens into Prostitution
  • 7-18-06 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Alabama and Georgia
  • 7-17-06 Civil Rights Charges Filed Against Former Boonsboro Police Officer Jeffrey Shifler
  • 7-17-06 Justice Department Announces Settlement with University of Chicago to Increase Access to People with Disabilities
  • 7-14-06 Justice Department Resolves Litigation with Laurel Regional Hospital to Ensure Effective Communication with People who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
  • 7-13-06 Former Memphis Tennessee Officer Sentenced for Criminal Civil Rights Charges of Stealing Money During Traffic Stop
  • 7-10-06 Department of Justice Announces Grants for Training on Prevention of Immigration-Related Job Discrimination
  • 7-10-06 Justice Department Files Voting Rights Suit Against the City of Euclid, Ohio
  • 7-6-06 Former Wilson County, Tennessee Corrections Officer Sentenced to Life in Prison on Civil Rights-Related Charges
  • 7-5-06 Justice Department Resolves Lawsuit Alleging Religious Discrimination by City of Hollywood, Florida
  • 6-30-06 Justice Department Sues Florida County for Engaging in Discrimination against Persons with Disabilities
  • 6-28-06 Justice Department Settles Voting Rights Lawsuit with Brazos County, Texas
  • 6-27-06 Justice Department Announces Agreement to Protect the Integrity and Accuracy of Indiana's Voter Registration List
  • 6-16-06 Three Former Wilson County, Tennessee Corrections Officers Sentenced for Civil Rights-Related Charges
  • 6-16-06 Justice Department Settles Voting Rights Lawsuit with Cochise County, Arizona
  • 6-13-06 Former Nightclub Owner Admits Forcing Young Korean Women to Work Against Their Will
  • 6-12-06 Justice Department to Monitor Election in Massachusetts
  • 6-8-06 Justice Department Announces Resolutions to Protect Rights of Military and Overseas Citizens to Vote in Federal Primary Elections in Alabama and South Carolina
  • 6-7-06 Law School Prep Course Provider Agrees to Services for Students with Disabilities
  • 6-5-06 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Alabama, California, New Jersey, New Mexico and South Dakota
  • 5-31-06 Justice Department and City of Newark, New Jersey Sign Project Civic Access Agreement
  • 5-26-06 Wisconsin Couple Convicted on Human Trafficking Charges
  • 5-22-06 Justice Department to Monitor Election in Arkansas
  • 5-22-06 Former Memphis, Tenn. Police Officer Pleaded Guilty to Civil Rights Charges for Stealing Money During a Traffic Stop
  • 5-19-06 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Louisiana
  • 5-15-06 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Massachusetts and Pennsylvania
  • 5-12-06 Former Wilson County, Tennessee Corrections Officer Sentenced for Civil Rights-Related Charge
  • 5-11-06 Justice Department to Monitor Election in Texas
  • 5-2-06 Justice Department Undertakes Major Initiative to Educate State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies about the ADA
  • 5-2-06 Justice Department Reaches Settlement Regarding Conditions at Four California Mental Health Facilities
  • 5-1-06 Justice Department Sues Alabama Over Voting Rights
  • 4-10-06 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Louisiana
  • 4-4-06 Justice Department Settles Employment Discrimination Lawsuit Against the City of Virginia Beach, Virginia Police Department
  • 3-30-06 Justice Department Signs Agreement with Arlington County, Virginia to Ensure Civic Access for People with Disabilities
  • 3-28-06 Justice Department Announces Nationwide Settlement Agreement with Nation's Largest Pizza Hut Franchisee on Accessibility Issues
  • 3-20-06 Justice Department Settles Lawsuit Against TSI Summer Camps to Provide Equal Opportunity to Summer Campers with Diabetes
  • 3-16-06 Justice Department Announces Agreement Protecting Rights of Military and Overseas Citizens to Vote in 2006 Federal Primary Elections in North Carolina
  • 3-15-06 Justice Department Highlights Five Years of Unprecedented Success Fighting Human Trafficking
  • 3-9-06 Justice Department Announces Filing of Lawsuit to Protect Rights of Overseas Citizens to Vote in 2006 Federal Primary Elections in Alabama
  • 3-6-06 Justice Department to Monitor Elections in Texas
  • 3-1-06 Justice Department Sues New York State Over Voting Rights
  • 2-27-06 Justice Department Settles Voting Rights Lawsuit with Hale County, Texas
  • 2-24-06 Justice Department Announces Public Education Campaign Grants to Fight Immigration-Related Employment Discrimination
  • 2-16-06 Justice Department Announces Guilty Plea by Former Pensacola, FL Deputy Sheriff for Excessive Force Against a Private Citizen
  • 2-15-06 Fact Sheet: Department of Justice Initiative to Combat Housing Discrimination “Operation Home Sweet Home”
  • 2-10-06 Justice Department Settles Voting Rights Lawsuit with Long County, Georgia
  • 2-9-06 Department Holds Ceremony to Recognize ADA Certification Equivalency for North Carolina Accessibility Code
  • 2-8-06 Justice Department Reaches Settlement Regarding Conditions at the Hawai'i Youth Correctional Facility
  • 1-30-06 D.C. Property Owner, Managing Agent Agree to Pay $45,000 as Part of Settlement of Justice Department Housing Discrimination Lawsuit
  • 1-26-06 Former Wilson County, Tennessee Corrections Officers Convicted of Civil Rights Charges
  • 1-19-06 Justice Department Announces Agreement with the Owners of Huntsville Speedway to Ensure Access for People with Disabilities
  • 1-11-06 Federal Court Orders AMC Movie Theater Chain to Improve Wheelchair Seating at AMC Theaters Nationwide
  • 12-15-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT WITH THE CITY OF WAUKEGAN, ILLINOIS TO ENSURE CIVIC ACCESS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
  • 12-14-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES COURT DECISION THAT ERIE, PENNSYLVANIA POLICE OFFICER TEST DISCRIMINATES AGAINST WOMEN
  • 11-29-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LAWSUIT ALLEGING DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION BY THE CITY OF ROYAL OAK, MICHIGAN
  • 11-22-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES MISSOURI FOR ALLEGED VIOLATIONS OF VOTER RIGHTS
  • 11-16-05 SECOND DEFENDANT PLEADS GUILTY TO THREATENING DETROIT MEMBERS OF THE ISLAMIC CENTER OF AMERICA
  • 11-14-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTION IN FLORIDA
  • 11-9-05 DEFENDANT PLEADS GUILTY TO THREATENING DETROIT MEMBERS OF THE ISLAMIC CENTER OF AMERICA
  • 11-9-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT WITH THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY REGARDING CONDITIONS AT WOODBRIDGE DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER
  • 11-8-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES FOR CONTEMPT AGAINST GOLDEN GROVE PRISON AUTHORITIES REGARDING CONDITIONS OF CONFINEMENT
  • 11-7-05 KANSAS COUPLE CONVICTED ON INVOLUNTARY SERVITUDE CHARGES FOR ABUSING MENTALLY ILL PATIENTS
  • 11-7-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN STATES ACROSS THE NATION
  • 11-3-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LAWSUIT ALLEGING DISCRIMINATION BY THE DETROIT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
  • 11-2-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT WITH CALIFORNIA ON FEDERALLY REQUIRED STATEWIDE VOTER REGISTRATION LISTS
  • 11-2-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ENSURES GREATER ACCESS TO MEDICAL SERVICES FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES AT WASHINGTON HOSPITAL CENTER AND AT CALIFORNIA RADIOLOGY CENTERS
  • 10-28-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LAWSUIT WITH S.O.G. SPECIALTY KNIVES, INC. OVER EMPLOYMENT BENEFITS FOR A COAST GUARD RESERVIST
  • 10-12-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LAWSUIT ALLEGING RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION BY THE LA METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY
  • 9-29-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT OBTAINS OVER $1 MILLION SETTLEMENT IN MAJOR DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION SUIT INVOLVING 49 APARTMENT COMPLEXES IN SEVEN STATES
  • 9-26-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTION IN MASSACHUSETTS
  • 9-15-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES VOTING RIGHTS LAWSUIT AGAINST CITY OF BOSTON
  • 9-14-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT AGAINST SPOKANE, WASHINGTON DEVELOPER AND ARCHITECTURAL FIRM
  • 9-8-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES PREGNANCY DISCRIMINATION CHARGES AGAINST DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA FIRE DEPARTMENT
  • 8-23-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES VOTING RIGHTS LAWSUIT AGAINST TEXAS COUNTY
  • 8-2-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LAWSUIT REGARDING DELAWARE STATE POLICE HIRING PRACTICES
  • 8-2-05 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE TO HOLD BALLOT ACCESS AND VOTING INTEGRITY SYMPOSIUM
  • 7-18-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES VOTING RIGHTS SUIT AGAINST OSCEOLA COUNTY, FLORIDA
  • 7-15-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES VOTING RIGHTS LAWSUITS AGAINST THREE CALIFORNIA CITIES AND ENTERS CONSENT DECREES
  • 7-13-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT AGAINST NEVADA DEVELOPERS, ARCHITECTS, AND ENGINEERS
  • 7-05-05 TWO MEN SENTENCED FOR CRIMINAL INTERFERENCE WITH HOUSING RIGHTS
  • 6-30-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LAWSUIT REGARDING CONDITIONS OF CONFINEMENT AT TWO MARYLAND JUVENILE JUSTICE FACILITIES
  • 6-23-05 GARMENT FACTORY OWNER SENTENCED TO 40 YEARS FOR HUMAN TRAFFICKING
  • 6-22-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES TEXAS MAN SENTENCED FOR ATTACKING ISLAMIC CENTER
  • 6-10-05 STATEMENT OF ATTORNEY GENERAL ALBERTO R. GONZALES ON THE RESIGNATION OF ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL R. ALEXANDER ACOSTA
  • 5-16-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA, MISSISSIPPI, NEW YORK, AND PENNSYLVANIA
  • 5-11-05 FEDERAL AGENCIES JOINTLY ISSUE PUBLICATIONS ON MAKING EEO MEDIATION ACCESSIBLE TO PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
  • 4-19-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES LAWSUIT TO DEFEND THE EMPLOYMENT RIGHTS OF AIR FORCE RESERVIST
  • 3-31-05 CHALMETTE-BASED PROPERTY OWNERS AND MANAGERS TO PAY $100,000 IN CIVIL PENALTIES AS PART OF SETTLEMENT OF JUSTICE DEPARTMENT HOUSING DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT
  • 3-21-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SEEKS TO COMPEL CITY OF DETROIT TO FIX AND MAINTAIN WHEELCHAIR LIFTS ON BUSES
  • 3-18-05 MEMPHIS BUILDERS AND DESIGNERS TO RETROFIT APARTMENTS AND PAY $300,000 TO SETTLE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT LAWSUIT ALLEGING DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION
  • 3-14-05 TWO MEN CONVICTED FOR CRIMINAL INTERFERENCE WITH HOUSING RIGHTS
  • 3-10-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES LAWSUIT TO DEFEND EMPLOYMENT RIGHTS OF ARMY RESERVIST
  • 3-07-05 HOUSING DISCRIMINATION CASE SETTLED AGAINST DEVELOPERS OF BOISE, IDAHO APARTMENT COMPLEX
  • 3-07-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES HOUSING DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT AGAINST IDAHO DEVELOPERS, ARCHITECTS AND ENGINEERS
  • 3-07-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND WASHINGTON
  • 3-07-05 WOMAN SENTENCED FOR HOLDING A DOMESTIC WORKER IN INVOLUNTARY SERVITUDE
  • 3-02-05 CORRECTED: FORMER JACKSON MISSISSIPPI POLICE OFFICER CONVICTED ON CIVIL RIGHTS CHARGES FOR RAPING WOMAN IN CUSTODY
  • 2-22-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTION IN ILLINOIS
  • 2-22-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES SETTLEMENT REGARDING CONDITIONS AT NEW JERSEY COUNTY NURSING HOME
  • 2-8-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES $800,000 SETTLEMENT WITH NORTH CAROLINA DEVELOPER FOR HOUSING DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT
  • 2-8-05 COUPLE INDICTED ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING CHARGES
  • 2-7-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES PUBLIC EDUCATION CAMPAIGN GRANTS FOR IMMIGRATION-RELATED EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION
  • 1-21-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES VOTING RIGHTS LAWSUIT AGAINST WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NEW YORK
  • 1-13-05 OREGON MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO DESECRATING JEWISH CEMETERY
  • 1-5-05 WILLIAM J. SANCHEZ CONFIRMED AS SPECIAL COUNSEL FOR IMMIGRATION RELATED UNFAIR EMPLOYMENT PRACTICE
  • 1-3-05 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTION IN SAN DIEGO
  • 12-22-04 FORMER OWNER AND MANAGER OF SAN ANTONIO RETIREMENT COMMUNITY PAY $420,000 TO SETTLE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT HOUSING DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT
  • 12-22-04 MAUI TO PAY $700,000 TO SETTLE RELIGIOUS ZONING DISCRIMINATION CASE
  • 12-02-04 ST. PAUL, MINNESOTA LANDLORD PAYS $425,000 TO SETTLE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SEXUAL HARASSMENT CASE
  • 11-23-04 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ANNOUNCES HUMAN TRAFFICKING TASK FORCE IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND GRANTS FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT TO FIGHT HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND ASSIST VICTIMS
  • 11-22-04 ASYLUM OFFICER SENTENCED ON CORRUPTION AND CIVIL RIGHTS VIOLATIONS FOR SOLICITING SEX AND MONEY FROM ASYLUM SEEKERS
  • 11-19-04 WOMAN FOUND GUILTY OF CONSPIRACY, HARBORING A DOMESTIC WORKER FOR FINANCIAL GAIN
  • 11-19-04 WOMAN CONVICTED OF HOLDING A DOMESTIC WORKER IN INVOLUNTARY SERVITUDE
  • 11-18-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES ITS FIRST LAWSUIT IN DELAWARE ALLEGING DISABILITY-BASED HOUSING DISCRIMINATION
  • 11-17-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT OF LITIGATION AGAINST CINEMARK USA, INC.
  • 11-16-04 TWO MEN INDICTED ON CHARGES OF VIOLATING THE CIVIL RIGHTS OF MEMBERS OF ISLAMIC CENTER OF AMERICA
  • 11-15-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTION IN CALIFORNIA
  • 11-1-04 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE TO MONITOR NOVEMBER 2 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION IN CHEROKEE, DELAWARE, AND ADAIR COUNTIES, OKLAHOMA
  • 10-28-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES LAWSUIT TO DEFEND EMPLOYMENT RIGHTS OF SERVING NATIONAL GUARDSMEN
  • 10-28-04 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ANNOUNCES FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR GENERAL ELECTION IN STATES ACROSS THE COUNTRY
  • 10-26-04 TWO MEN INDICTED FOR DESECRATING JEWISH CEMETERY
  • 10-25-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTION IN INDIANA
  • 10-21-04 MAN CHARGED IN CONNECTION WITH ATTACK ON EL PASO MOSQUE
  • 10-19-04 TWO MEN SENTENCED FOR BIAS CRIME AT HISTORICALLY AFRICAN-AMERICAN CHURCH
  • 10-13-04 FEDERAL AUTHORITIES ARREST IOWA MAN FOR SENDING E-MAIL THREAT
  • 10-05-04 FORMER CARLISLE, ARKANSAS POLICE OFFICER SENTENCED ON CIVIL RIGHTS CHARGES FOR SEXUALLY ABUSING INMATES
  • 10-04-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTION IN ALASKA
  • 09-30-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES NEW YORK METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY AND NEW YORK CITY TRANSIT AUTHORITY ALLEGING RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION
  • 09-30-04 EL PASO MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO THREATENING VIOLENCE TO OBSTRUCT FREE EXERCISE OF RELIGION
  • 09-30-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES PROPOSED REVISIONS TO DISABILITY-RELATED REGULATIONS
  • 09-29-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES SETTLEMENT WITH THE CITY OF GALLUP, NEW MEXICO REGARDING EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR AMERICAN INDIAN APPLICANTS
  • 09-29-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT AGAINST HOUSING AUTHORITY OF BALTIMORE CITY
  • 09-29-04 ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL FOR CIVIL RIGHTS R. ALEXANDER ACOSTA TO HOLD BACKGROUND BRIEFING
  • 09-29-04 ATTORNEY GENERAL JOHN ASHCROFT, LABOR SECRETARY ELAINE L. CHAO SIGN AGREEMENT IMPROVING JOB PROTECTION FOR RETURNING GUARDSMEN AND RESERVISTS
  • 09-28-04 SANDRA MARIE ANDERSON SENTENCED FOR FALSIFYING MATERIAL FACTS, OBSTRUCTION OF JUSTICE, AND FALSE REPRESENTATIONS
  • 09-24-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES AGREEMENTS WITH THREE CITIES IMPROVING ACCESS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
  • 09-22-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES SETTLEMENT REGARDING CONDITIONS AT KENTUCKY REGARDING DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER
  • 09-21-04 FORMER JACKSON MISSISSIPPI POLICE OFFICER INDICTED ON CIVIL RIGHTS-RELATED CHARGES
  • 09-21-04 ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL R. ALEXANDER ACOSTA HOSTS LIMITED ENGLISH PROFICIENCY CONFERENCE
  • 09-20-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTION IN SOUTH CAROLINA
  • 09-20-04 ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL FOR CIVIL RIGHTS R. ALEXANDER ACOSTA TO SPEAK AT LIMITED ENGLISH PROFICIENCY CONFERENCE
  • 09-16-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT AGAINST LOS ANGELES COUNTY METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY
  • 09-15-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES SETTLEMENT REGARDING CONDITIONS AT THREE ARIZONA JUVENILE JUSTICE FACILITIES
  • 09-14-04 ATTORNEY GENERAL ASHCROFT ANNOUNCES $33.6 MILLION IN AWARDS TO PROVIDE LEGAL ASSISTANCE TO VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, SEXUAL ASSAULT, AND STALKING
  • 09-14-04 ATTORNEY GENERAL ASHCROFT ANNOUNCES $31.2 MILLION IN AWARDS TO COMMUNITIES TO RESPOND TO VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN
  • 09-14-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES SETTLEMENT WITH CHICAGO APARTMENT OWNER FOR DISCRIMINATING AGAINST FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN
  • 09-13-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN NEW YORK, WASHINGTON, AND ALABAMA
  • 09-08-04 CHICAGO AREA CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATION PAYS $83,500 TO SETTLE DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT WITH THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 09-08-04 FORMER TEXAS POLICE OFFICER CONVICTED ON CIVIL RIGHTS CHARGES
  • 09-07-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN ARIZONA
  • 09-07-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES SETTLEMENT WITH NEW JERSEY SCHOOL DISTRICT REGARDING EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES
  • 09-02-04 TWO MEN PLEAD GUILTY IN KENTUCKY CROSS BURNING CASE
  • 08-30-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN FLORIDA
  • 08-27-04 SECOND MAN PLEADS GUILTY IN GEORGIA HUMAN TRAFFICKING CASE
  • 08-26-04 LAS VEGAS DEVELOPER PAYS $150,000 TO SETTLE FAIR HOUSING LAWSUIT WITH THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 08-25-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT CONCERNING CONDITIONS AT LOS ANGELES COUNTY JUVENILE HALLS
  • 08-17-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LAWSUIT ALLEGING DISABILITY-BASED HOUSING DISCRIMINATION IN CARTERET, NEW JERSEY
  • 08-13-04 FINAL TWO DEFENDANTS SENTENCED IN MISSOURI WHITE SUPREMACIST CASE
  • 08-12-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES NATIONWIDE SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT WITH MOTEL 6
  • 08-12-04 ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL FOR CIVIL RIGHTS R. ALEXANDER ACOSTA TO SPEAK AT LIMITED ENGLISH PROFICIENCY CONFERENCE
  • 08-10-04 ASYLUM OFFICER CONVICTED OF CORRUPTION AND CIVIL RIGHTS VIOLATIONS FOR SOLICITING SEX AND MONEY FROM ASYLUM SEEKERS
  • 08-09-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN RANDOLPH COUNTY, GEORGIA
  • 08-05-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT CIVIL RIGHTS DIVISION COMMEMORATES 100 AGREEMENT MILESTONE FOR PROJECT CIVIC ACCESS
  • 08-04-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES VOTING RIGHTS LAWSUIT WITH VENTURA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA
  • 08-03-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FINDS STATE OF CALIFORNIA CONTRIBUTES TO UNNECESSARY INSTITUTIONALIZATION AT LAGUNA HONDA NURSING HOME
  • 08-03-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FINDS UNCONSTITUTIONAL CONDITIONS AT THE A. HOLLY PATTERSON GERIATRIC CENTER IN UNIONDALE, NEW YORK
  • 08-02-04 THREE DEFENDANTS SENTENCED IN MISSOURI WHITE SUPREMACIST CASE
  • 08-02-04 UNITED STATES REACHES AGREEMENT WITH THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY REGARDING CONDITIONS AT NEW LISBON DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER
  • 08-02-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FINDS UNCONSTITUTIONAL CONDITIONS AT BAXTER MANOR NURSING HOME
  • 08-02-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTION IN MICHIGAN
  • 08-02-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LAWSUIT WITH FORT LAUDERDALE APARTMENT COMPLEX FOR DISCRIMINATING AGAINST INDIVIDUALS WITH CHILDREN
  • 07-23-04 FIVE WILSON COUNTY TENNESSEE CORRECTIONS OFFICERS INDICTED ON CIVIL RIGHTS CHARGES
  • 07-23-04 FORMER ARKANSAS POLICE OFFICER PLEADS GUILTY TO CIVIL RIGHTS VIOLATIONS
  • 07-19-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN GEORGIA AND MICHIGAN
  • 07-16-04 VIRGINIA MEN PLEAD GUILTY TO BIAS-MOTIVATED VANDALISM OF HISTORIC AFRICAN-AMERICAN CHURCH
  • 07-16-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SECURES INJUNCTION PROTECTING RIGHTS OF OVERSEAS CITIZENS TO VOTE IN JULY 20TH FEDERAL PRIMARY ELECTION IN GEORGIA
  • 07-16-04 BUSH ADMINISTRATION HOSTS FIRST NATIONAL TRAINING CONFERENCE TO COMBAT HUMAN TRAFFICKING
  • 07-13-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES SUIT AGAINST GEORGIA TO ENFORCE RIGHTS OF OVERSEAS MILITARY AND CIVILIAN CITIZENS TO VOTE IN JULY 20 PRIMARY
  • 07-13-04 CHICAGO BANK CHARGED WITH DISCRIMINATORY“REDLINING” LENDING
  • 07-06-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES VOTING RIGHTS LAWSUIT WITH YAKIMA COUNTY, WASHINGTON
  • 06-29-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES VOTING RIGHTS LAWSUIT WITH SUFFOLK COUNTY, NEW YORK
  • 06-28-04 INDEPENDENT MONITOR SELECTED FOR JUSTICE DEPARTMENT'S AGREEMENT WITH PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT
  • 06-23-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES VOTING RIGHTS ACT AGREEMENT WITH SAN DIEGO COUNTY
  • 06-22-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES LAWSUIT ALLEGING DISABILITY-BASED HOUSING DISCRIMINATION IN WILTON, NEW YORK
  • 06-17-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES ALBUQUERQUE GROUP HOME OPERATOR FOR DISABILITY AND SEXUAL HARASSMENT
  • 06-16-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES SETTLEMENT REGARDING CONDITIONS AT BANKS-JACKSON-COMMERCE NURSING HOME
  • 06-15-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION SUIT WITH JOHNSTOWN, PENNSYLVANIA
  • 06-15-04 INDIANAPOLIS MAN SENTENCED FOR CROSS BURNING
  • 06-7-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN NEW JERSEY AND SOUTH CAROLINA
  • 06-7-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES LAWSUIT CHALLENGING CONDITIONS AT TERRELL COUNTY JAIL
  • 06-4-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES LAWSUIT ALLEGING DISABILITY-BASED HOUSING DISCRIMINATION IN RENO, NEVADA
  • 06-2-04 UNITED STATES FILES RACIAL HARASSMENT CHARGES AGAINST PATTONVILLE-BRIDGETON MISSOURI FIRE DEPARTMENT
  • 06-1-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES CIVIL RIGHTS ALLEGATIONS CONCERNING VIOLENCE-PLAGUED BROOKLYN HIGH SCHOOL
  • 05-28-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN NEW MEXICO AND SOUTH DAKOTA
  • 05-27-04 DALLAS MAN INDICTED FOR ASSAULT ON IRANIAN-AMERICAN MAN AT MCDONALD'S RESTAURANT
  • 05-26-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES CALIFORNIA COUNTY TO ENFORCE 2002 VOTING REFORM LAW
  • 05-25-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AND ALABAMA OFFICIALS AGREE TO AN EXTENSION OF TIME IN TUSCALOOSA, ALABAMA FOR RETURN OF ABSENTEE BALLOTS BY MILITARY AND OVERSEAS VOTERS
  • 05-21-04 NEVADA OWNER, DEVELOPER, AND ARCHITECT PAY $718,000 TO SETTLE FAIR HOUSING LAWSUIT
  • 05-21-04 EL PASO, MAN INDICTED FOR THREATENING VIOLENCE TO OBSTRUCT FREE EXERCISE OF RELIGION
  • 05-19-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT WITH OKLAHOMA SCHOOL DISTRICT IN MUSLIM STUDENT HEADSCARF CASE
  • 05-19-04 DETROIT BANK CHARGED WITH DISCRIMINATORY “REDLINING” LENDING
  • 05-18-04 ATTORNEY GENERAL JOHN ASHCROFT ISSUES FIRST ANNUAL REPORT ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING
  • 05-14-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN TEXAS
  • 05-13-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT CHARGES CHICAGO AREA CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATION WITH DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION
  • 05-13-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT OBTAINS RECORD $ 1.1 MILLION VERDICT IN SEXUAL HARASSMENT CASE AGAINST LANDLORD IN KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI
  • 05-11-04 INDONESIAN NATIONAL PLEADS GUILTY TO HARBORING DOMESTIC WORKER
  • 05-10-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO INVESTIGATE 1955 EMMETT TILL MURDER
  • 05-05-04 FEDERAL COURT AWARDS OVER $100,000 TO VICTIMS OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING
  • 05-04-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT WITH NEW JERSEY AREA APARTMENT COMPLEX FOR DISCRIMINATING AGAINST INDIVIDUALS WITH CHILDREN
  • 05-04-04 FLORIDA MAN SENTENCED ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING-RELATED CHARGES
  • 05-03-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES RACE DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT AGAINST CRACKER BARREL RESTAURANT CHAIN
  • 04-29-04 GREEN BAY MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO BIAS-MOTIVATED CRIME
  • 4-27-04 FINAL TWO DEFENDANTS IN MISSOURI WHITE SUPREMACIST CASE PLEAD GUILTY TO RACIALLY MOTIVATED ASSAULT
  • 4-26-04 FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR ELECTION IN PENNSYLVANIA
  • 4-26-04 NORTH CAROLINA MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO RACIAL HARASSMENT OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN FAMILY
  • 4-26-04 OHIO COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE EMPLOYEE PLEADS GUILTY TO ASSAULTING DETAINEE
  • 4-23-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FINDS CIVIL RIGHTS VIOLATIONS AT ARKANSAS DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITY FACILITY
  • 4-23-04 FEDERAL AUTHORITIES ARREST TEXAS MAN FOR MAKING BIAS-MOTIVATED THREAT ON TEXAS ISLAMIC CENTER
  • 4-21-04 APPEALS COURT RULES FLORIDA CITY DISCRIMINATED AGAINST ORTHODOX JEWISH CONGREGATIONS
  • 4-21-04 APPEALS COURT AFFIRMS THIRTEEN-YEAR SENTENCE FOR KLAN LEADER IN LOUISIANA CROSS-BURNING
  • 4-21-04 MISSOURI WHITE SUPREMACIST PLEADS GUILTY TO RACIALLY MOTIVATED ASSAULT
  • 4-20-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT OBTAINS INJUNCTION AGAINST PENNSYLVANIA TO PROTECT RIGHTS OF OVERSEAS MILITARY AND CIVILIAN VOTERS
  • 4-19-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES IMMIGRATION-RELATED EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION CHARGES
  • 4-19-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTION IN MISSISSIPPI
  • 4-19-04 LANDLORD PAYS $100,000 TO SETTLE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT HOUSING BIAS AND SEXUAL DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT
  • 4-16-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FINDS UNCONSTITUTIONAL CONDITIONS AT TWO MARYLAND JUVENILE JUSTICE FACILITIES
  • 4-16-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT WITH PULASKI COUNTY, ARKANSAS ELECTION OFFICIALS OVER VIOLATIONS OF THE NATIONAL VOTER REGISTRATION ACT
  • 4-16-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES SUIT AGAINST PENNSYLVANIA TO ENFORCE RIGHTS OF OVERSEAS MILITARY AND CIVILIAN CITIZENS TO VOTE IN FEDERAL PRIMARY ELECTION
  • 4-15-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA FOR FAIR HOUSING ACT VIOLATIONS REGARDING GROUP HOME FOR CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES
  • 4-15-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES LOUISIANA APARTMENT OWNERS FOR ENGAGING IN RACE DISCRIMINATION
  • 4-15-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES STATE OF NEW YORK FOR VIOLATING RIGHTS OF STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES
  • 4-9-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES GEORGIA COUNTY JAIL OFFICER SENTENCED TO PRISON IN CIVIL RIGHTS CASE
  • 4-9-04 FORMER WILSON COUNTY, TENNESSEE CORRECTIONS OFFICER PLEADS GUILTY TO CIVIL RIGHTS-RELATED CHARGE
  • 4-7-04 LEADER OF MISSOURI SKINHEAD GROUP PLEADS GUILTY TO ATTACKING TWO AFRICAN-AMERICAN MEN
  • 4-6-04 APPEALS COURT UPHOLDS CONSTITUTIONALITY OF CHURCH ARSON PREVENTION ACT IN SYNAGOGUE BOMB-THREAT CASE
  • 3-30-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT AGAINST MISSISSIPPI STATE POLICE
  • 3-30-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES COMPLAINT AGAINST OKLAHOMA SCHOOL DISTRICT SEEKING TO PROTECT STUDENT'S RIGHT TO WEAR HEADSCARF TO PUBLIC SCHOOL
  • 3-29-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT WITH MARYLAND JUVENILE SERVICES TO ASSURE APPROPRIATE COMMUNICATION WITH JUVENILES WITH HEARING IMPAIRMENTS
  • 3-25-04 WOMAN PLEADS GUILTY TO HOLDING A DOMESTIC WORKER IN INVOLUNTARY SERVITUDE
  • 3-23-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT WINS LAWSUIT ALLEGING DELAWARE STATE POLICE ENGAGED IN EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION
  • 3-23-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES PUBLIC EDUCATION CAMPAIGN GRANTS FOR IMMIGRATION-RELATED EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION
  • 3-18-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT OF DISCRIMINATION CASE AGAINST FLORIDA ENVOY APARTMENTS
  • 3-18-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES MOTION TO INTERVENE IN TITLE IX SEXUAL HARASSMENT CASE AGAINST RHINEBECK CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • 3-17-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT CLOSES RELIGIOUS ZONING DISCRIMINATION INVESTIGATION OF BRIGHTON TOWNSHIP, PENNSYLVANIA
  • 3-17-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES CONSENT DECREE WITH UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO TO RESOLVE ALLEGATIONS OF PREGNANCY DISCRIMINATION
  • 3-10-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT OF FAIR HOUSING LAWSUIT AGAINST THE BOROUGH OF BOUND BROOK, NEW JERSEY
  • 3-9-04 SANDRA MARIE ANDERSON PLEADS GUILTY TO FALSIFYING MATERIAL FACTS, OBSTRUCTION OF JUSTICE AND FALSE REPRESENTATIONS IN VIOLATION OF THE FEDERAL CRIMINAL LAWS"
  • 3-9-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT IN CONCAN, TEXAS PUBLIC ACCOMMODATION CASE
  • 3-8-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN LOUISIANA, MISSISSIPPI AND TEXAS
  • 3-5-04 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE SETTLES SEXUAL HARASSMENT ALLEGATIONS AGAINST THE TOWN OF WEST TERRE HAUTE, INDIANA
  • 3-4-04 APPEALS COURT REVERSES LOWER COURT IN CROSS BURNING DECISION AND REMANDS FOR RE-SENTENCING
  • 3-4-04 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE TO SUBMIT AMICUS BRIEF DEFENDING THE BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA'S RIGHT TO USE CITY LANDS IN SAN DIEGO COUNTY
  • 3-4-04 CHARLOTTE COUNTY, FLORIDA SHERIFF'S DEPUTY SENTENCED FOR VIOLATING MINOR'S CIVIL RIGHTS
  • 3-2-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH HARRIS COUNTY, TEXAS TO PROTECT THE RIGHTS OF VIETNAMESE-SPEAKING VOTERS
  • 3-2-04 FLORIDA MAN SENTENCED ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING-RELATED CHARGES
  • 3-1-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN CALIFORNIA
  • 2-27-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SIGNS AGREEMENTS WITH NINE COMMUNITIES TO ENSURE CIVIC ACCESS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
  • 2-25-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES ARRESTS AND INDICTMENT IN NORTH CAROLINA CROSS BURNING CASE
  • 2-25-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SEEKS TO JOIN SEX DISCRIMINATION LAWSUITS AGAINST DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
  • 2-24-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SEEKS TO JOIN SEXUAL HARASSMENT LAWSUIT AGAINST CITY OF BALTIMORE
  • 2-23-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ISSUES FINDINGS LETTER DETAILING CIVIL RIGHTS VIOLATIONS AT CALIFORNIA MENTAL HOSPITAL
  • 2-20-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES FORMER TENNESSEE MENTAL FACILITY EMPLOYEE SENTENCED TO TWO YEARS IN PRISON FOR ABUSING PATIENT
  • 2-20-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT RELEASES GUIDE TO IMPROVING ACCESSIBILITY OF POLLING PLACES FOR DISABLED VOTERS
  • 2-18-04 ADMINISTRATIVE BOARD REJECTS DISCRIMINATION CASE FILED AGAINST GOVERNMENT BY ASSISTANT U.S. ATTORNEY
  • 2-18-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT CERTIFIES MARYLAND'S STATE ACCESSIBILITY CODE AS EQUIVALENT TO FEDERAL ACCESSIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
  • 2-13-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES ROCHESTER, NEW YORK HOUSING DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT
  • 2-9-04 MACOMB, ILLINOIS MAN SENTENCED FOR CROSS BURNING TARGETING INTERRACIAL COUPLE
  • 2-6-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT WITH PENNSYLVANIA RESTAURANT ON ACCESSIBILITY ISSUE
  • 2-6-04 STATEMENT BY ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL FOR CIVIL RIGHTS R. ALEXANDER ACOSTA AND U.S. ATTORNEY FOR THE CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA DEBRA W. YANG REGARDING THE INGLEWOOD CASE
  • 2-5-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT IN ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO HOUSING BIAS LAWSUIT
  • 1-29-04 GEORGIA MAN SENTENCED FOR CROSS BURNING IN MOULTRIE
  • 1-29-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SENTENCING IN SOUTH TEXAS HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND SEX SLAVERY PROSECUTION
  • 1-27-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FINDS UNCONSTITUTIONAL CONDITIONS AT THREE ARIZONA JUVENILE JUSTICE FACILITIES
  • 1-23-04 NORTH CAROLINA POLICE OFFICER SENTENCED ON CIVIL RIGHTS VIOLATION
  • 1-22-04 FORMER DALLAS POLICE DEPARTMENT DRUG INFORMANTS SENTENCED ON CIVIL RIGHTS VIOLATIONS FOR PLANTING FAKE DRUGS
  • 1-22-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SIGNS AGREEMENTS GOVERNING USE OF CANINES AND FORCE WITH PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY
  • 1-20-04 GEORGIA CORRECTIONS OFFICER PLEADS GUILTY TO OBSTRUCTION OF JUSTICE
  • 1-15-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES THIRD GUILTY PLEA IN NEW JERSEY SEX TRAFFICKING CASE
  • 1-12-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES SETTLEMENT REGARDING UNCONSTITUTIONAL CONDITIONS AT TWO LOUISIANA DEVELOPMENTAL CENTERS
  • 1-9-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES HOUSING DISCRIMINATION CASE IN WESTERN NEW YORK
  • 1-8-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT CLOSES INVESTIGATION OF TEXAS CITY’S BARRING OF RELIGIOUS SPEECH AT SENIOR CENTER
  • 1-8-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES CITY OF ERIE, PENNSYLVANIA ALLEGING SEX DISCRIMINATION IN POLICE HIRING
  • 1-5-04 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES FAVORABLE DECISION IN HAWAII RELIGIOUS LAND USE CASE
  • 12-30-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT OF FAIR HOUSING LITIGATION AGAINST INTERNET WEBSITE
  • 12-19-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES GUILTY PLEA IN CIVIL RIGHTS PROSECUTION OF CORRECTIONAL OFFICER
  • 12-18-03 STATEMENT BY ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL FOR CIVIL RIGHTS R. ALEXANDER ACOSTA ON LAWSUIT REGARDING INSTITUTIONAL CONDITIONS AT TWO MISSISSIPPI TRAINING SCHOOLS
  • 12-18-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES LAWSUIT CHALLENGING CONDITIONS AT TWO MISSISSIPPI JUVENILE TRAINING SCHOOLS
  • 12-10-03 CHARLOTTE COUNTY, FLORIDA DETECTIVE CONVICTED OF CIVIL RIGHTS CHARGES IN BEATING OF JUVENILE SUSPECT
  • 12-08-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SENTENCING IN PORTLAND, OREGON REGARDING BIAS-MOTIVATED CRIMES
  • 12-04-03 FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR ELECTION IN TEXAS
  • 12-03-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FINDS UNCONSTITUTIONAL CONDITIONS AT TWO ARKANSAS CORRECTIONAL UNITS
  • 12-01-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES FAVORABLE DECISION IN SUIT REGARDING HOUSING DISCRIMINATION AGAINST MILITARY FAMILY
  • 11-19-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT IN WEST VIRGINIA RACIAL DISCRIMINATION CASE
  • 11-19-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SENTENCING IN ILLINOIS CIVIL RIGHTS CASE
  • 11-04-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT IN FLORIDA HOUSING DISCRIMINATION CASE
  • 10-31-03 FEDERAL OBSERVERS AND JUSTICE DEPARTMENT PERSONNEL TO MONITOR GENERAL ELECTION IN STATES ACROSS THE NATION
  • 10-27-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES PLEA IN TENNESSEE CRIMINAL CIVIL RIGHTS CASE
  • 10-17-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES SETTLEMENT WITH NEW JERSEY SCHOOL DISTRICT REGARDING EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES
  • 10-09-03 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE SETTLES HOUSING DISCRIMINATION CASE AGAINST DEVELOPERS OF FIVE APARTMENT COMPLEXES IN IDAHO
  • 9-03-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES GUILTY PLEA IN ILLINOIS CIVIL RIGHTS CASE
  • 9-02-03 JURY CONVICTS NEW HAMPSHIRE COUPLE OF FORCED LABOR
  • 8-14-03 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ANNOUNCES GRANTS FOR TRAINING ON PREVENTION OF IMMIGRATION-RELATED JOB DISCRIMINATION
  • 8-13-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SENTENCING IN PENNSYLVANIA CIVIL RIGHTS CASE

  • 8-11-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT WITH MONTANA RETIREMENT COMMUNITY REGARDING VIOLATIONS OF FAIR HOUSING ACT

  • 7-31-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES INDICTMENT IN TEXAS HUMAN TRAFFICKING CASE
  • 7-25-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES AGREEMENTS TO ENSURE CIVIC ACCESS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
  • 7-23-03 FACT SHEET: CIVIL RIGHTS ACCOMPLISHMENTS
  • 7-21-03 KENTUCKY INDIVIDUALS SENTENCED ON CHARGES OF CIVIL RIGHTS VIOLATIONS
  • 6-30-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT WITH UNIVERSITY OF GUAM REGARDING EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION VIOLATIONS
  • 6-26-03 HUDSPETH COUNTY, TEXAS INDIVIDUALS SENTENCED REGARDING CIVIL RIGHTS VIOLATIONS
  • 6-20-03 ATTORNEY GENERAL JOHN ASHCROFT ANNOUNCES NEW LEADERSHIP FOR JUSTICE DEPARTMENT’S CIVIL RIGHTS DIVISION
  • 6-17-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ISSUES POLICY GUIDANCE TO BAN RACIAL PROFILING
  • 6-12-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES CONSENT DECREES CONCLUDING INVESTIGATION OF DETROIT POLICE DEPARTMENT
  • 6-11-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT WITH SFX ENTERTAINMENT, INC. REGARDING DISABILITY RIGHTS MATTER
  • 6-4-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT WITH POOLER, GEORGIA REGARDING ALLEGED FAIR HOUSING ACT VIOLATIONS
  • 6-4-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES RESOLUTION OF VOTING LAW VIOLATIONS IN NEW YORK
  • 6-3-03 FORMER ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS DIVISION BURKE MARSHALL REMEMBERED FOR HIS DEDICATION AND SERVICE TO CIVIL RIGHTS
  • 6-2-03 FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN NEW JERSEY
  • 5-19-03 FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN PENNSYLVANIA
  • 4-25-03 DALLAS POLICE OFFICER INDICTED ON MULTIPLE CHARGES OF CIVIL RIGHTS VIOLATIONS
  • 4-22-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT CLOSES RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION INQUIRY AT TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY
  • 4-14-03 FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR ELECTION IN NEW JERSEY
  • 4-10-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT INDICTS TWO NEW HAMPSHIRE RESIDENTS WITH FORCING JAMAICAN CITIZENS INTO INVOLUNTARY SERVITUDE
  • 3-31-03 FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR ELECTION IN CICERO, ILLINOIS
  • 3-10-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT WITH ARKANSAS FACILITY REGARDING CONDITIONS OF CONFINEMENT
  • 3-7-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES AFFIRMATIVE DECISION IN VOTING RIGHTS CASE
  • 2-28-03 DEFENDANT CONVICTED FOR ROLE IN 1967 MISSISSIPPI CIVIL RIGHTS-ERA MURDER
  • 2-25-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES LAWSUIT AGAINST BERKS COUNTY ELECTION OFFICIALS REGARDING ALLEGED VIOLATIONS OF THE VOTING RIGHTS ACT
  • 2-25-03 FACT SHEET ACCOMPLISHMENTS IN THE FIGHT TO PREVENT TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS
  • 2-21-03 GARMENT FACTORY OWNER CONVICTED IN LARGEST EVER HUMAN TRAFFICKING CASE PROSECUTED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
  • 2-20-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES FORT LAUDERDALE APARTMENT OWNER FOR DISCRIMINATING AGAINST FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN
  • 2-11-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT WITH NORTH CAROLINA ARCHITECTURAL FIRM REGARDING ALLEGED VIOLATIONS OF FAIR HOUSING ACT
  • 2-11-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES SUIT AGAINST NORTHWEST NEW MEXICO REGIONAL SOLID WASTE AUTHORITY REGARDING ALLEGATIONS OF RACIAL AND SEXUAL HARASSMENT
  • 1-29-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES SEXUAL HARASSMENT CASE AGAINST KANSAS MOBILE HOME PARK OWNERS
  • 1-23-03 UNITED STATES REACHES AGREEMENT WITH MOUNT PROSPECT POLICE DEPARTMENT TO RESOLVE INVESTIGATION OF DISCRIMINATORY POLICING
  • 1-22-03 FIVE DEFENDANTS INCLUDING FORMER JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA POLICE OFFICERS SENTENCED ON MURDER AND OTHER FELONIES
  • 1-17-03 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE REACHES AGREEMENT WITH LOUISIANA REGARDING CONDITIONS AT LOUISIANA'S JUVENILE CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES
  • 1-9-03 FORMER RUIDOSO, NEW MEXICO POLICE OFFICER INDICTED ON CHARGES OF POLICE MISCONDUCT
  • 1-7-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LAWSUIT WITH DEVELOPER, ARCHITECT AND CIVIL ENGINEER OF OLATHE, KANSAS APARTMENT COMPLEXES
  • 1-2-03 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES SUIT AGAINST CITY OF FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA FOR RACIAL DISCRIMINATION AND RETALIATION
  • 12-30-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT WITH MID AMERICA BANK REGARDING ALLEGED DISCRIMINATION IN LENDING
  • 12-17-02 STATEMENT OF ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL RALPH F. BOYD ON THE APPOINTMENT OF SAUL A. GREEN AS INDEPENDENT MONITOR FOR CINCINNATTI MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT
  • 12-16-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES RACE DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT AGAINST CITY OF MT. PLEASANT, TENNESSEE AND SOUTH CENTRAL TENNESSEE DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT
  • 12-12-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES LAWSUIT AGAINST LAS VEGAS APARTMENT COMPLEX OWNER REGARDING ALLEGED FAIR HOUSING ACT VIOLATIONS
  • 12-5-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT WITH OWNER AND MANAGER OF MOBILE HOME PARK ON ALLEGATIONS OF HOUSING DISCRIMINATION
  • 11-22-02 DISTRICT COURT RULES AMC’S STADIUM-STYLE THEATERS DISCRIMINATE AGAINST PATRONS WHO USE WHEELCHAIRS
  • 11-20-02 THREE FLORIDA MEN SENTENCED IN CONSPIRACY TO DETAIN WORKERS IN CONDITIONS OF INVOLUNTARY SERVITUDE
  • 11-15-02 TWO KENTUCKY POLICE OFFICERS PLEAD GUILTY
  • 11-7-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES DESIGNERS AND BUILDERS OF APARTMENT COMPLEX IN HENDERSON, NEVADA FOR VIOLATIONS OF FAIR HOUSING ACT
  • 11-4-02 FEDERAL OBSERVERS AND JUSTICE DEPARTMENT PERSONNEL TO MONITOR GENERAL ELECTION IN STATES ACROSS THE NATION
  • 11-5-02 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT WITH SWIFT & COMPANY REGARDING WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION CLAIMS
  • 10-21-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES LAWSUIT AGAINST CITY OF JOHNSTOWN, PENNSYLVANIA REGARDING ALLEGED CIVIL RIGHTS VIOLATIONS
  • 10-21-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT AGAINST CONCAN, TEXAS CAMPGROUND
  • 10-21-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES CITY OF PAYETTE, IDAHO FOR ALLEGED DISCRIMINATION AGAINST GROUP HOME FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
  • 10-17-02 CHICAGO RETIREMENT COMMUNITY PAYS $220,000 TO SETTLE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT HOUSING DISCRIMINATION COMPLAINT
  • 10-16-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES SETTLEMENT WITH SCHOOL DISTRICT IN PEER HARASSMENT CASE
  • 10-9-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT WITH GEORGIA DEVELOPER TO MAKE SITES ACCESSIBLE TO PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
  • 10-2-02 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE TO SPONSOR COMMUNITY FORUM ON FEDERAL CIVIL RIGHTS PROTECTIONS IN SEATTLE, WASHINGTON
  • 9-26-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT WITH TENNESSEE ON VOTING MATTERS
  • 9-23-02 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT WITH THE WASHINGTON OPERA TO PROVIDE IMPROVED WHEELCHAIR-ACCESSIBLE SEATING
  • 9-20-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES ALBUQUERQUE APARTMENT OWNER AND MANAGERS FOR RACE AND FAMILIAL STATUS DISCRIMINATION
  • 9-20-02 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE TO SPONSOR COMMUNITY FORUM ON FEDERAL CIVIL RIGHTS PROTECTIONS IN HOUSTON, TX
  • 9-18-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT WITH BUFFALO POLICE DEPARTMENT TO RESOLVE POLICE MISCONDUCT INVESTIGATION
  • 9-18-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES SAN FRANCISCO HOUSING AUTHORITY FOR TOLERATING RACIAL AND ETHNIC HARASSMENT IN PUBLIC HOUSING
  • 9-17-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES CITY OF AGAWAM AND BOARD OF APPEALS FOR DISCRIMINATION AGAINST BLACK AND HISPANIC FARM WORKERS
  • 9-13-02 FLORIDA MAN PART OF MEXICAN TRAFFICKING RING PLEADS GUILTY TO INVOLUNTARY SERVITUDE CHARGES
  • 9-10-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES SUIT AGAINST THE CITY OF FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA FOR EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION AND RETALIATION
  • 9-9-02 FEDERAL OBSERVERS AND DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE PERSONNEL TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN ARIZONA, FLORIDA AND NEW YORK
  • 9-5-02 FORMER DALLAS POLICE DEPARTMENT DRUG INFORMANT PLEADS GUILTY TO CIVIL RIGHTS VIOLATIONS FOR PLANTING FAKE DRUGS
  • 9-4-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT TO RESOLVE POLICE MISCONDUCT CASE AGAINST COLUMBUS POLICE DEPARTMENT
  • 8-29-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT TO RELEASE PITTSBURGH POLICE BUREAU FROM CONSENT DECREE
  • 8-29-02 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE FUNDS PARTNERSHIPS TO PROMOTE FAIR HIRING
  • 8-27-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES FLORIDA APARTMENT OWNER & MANAGERS FOR ENGAGING IN RACE AND FAMILIAL STATUS DISCRIMINATION
  • 8-23-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES SEXUAL HARASSMENT LAWSUIT WITH ZUNI, NEW MEXICO PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • 8-15-02 MARRIOTT TO PAY $115,000 AND ISSUE APOLOGY TO RESOLVE COMPLAINT OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST ARAB AMERICANS ON SEPTEMBER 11, 2001 IN DES MOINES, IOWA
  • 8-5-02 FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR MICHIGAN ELECTION
  • 8-1-02 RIVERSIDE, CALIFORNIA LANDLORDS PAY $390,000 TO SETTLE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT HOUSING BIAS LAWSUIT
  • 8-1-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT WITH BRANSON, MISSOURI THEATER TO BECOME ACCESSIBLE TO PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
  • 7-30-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES KANSAS CITY LANDLORDS FOR SEXUAL HARASSMENT
  • 7-30-02 LAS VEGAS DEVELOPER PAYS $390,000 TO SETTLE FAIR HOUSING LAWSUIT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 7-29-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES HOUSING DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT WITH IDAHO LANDLORDS
  • 7-26-02 BUREAU OF CENSUS AND DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ANNOUNCE JURISDICTIONS SUBJECT TO MINORITY LANGUAGE ELECTIONS REQUIREMENTS OF THE VOTING RIGHTS ACT
  • 7-24-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MEET WITH COMMUNITIES AS PART OF INITIATIVE TO ENSURE CIVIC ACCESS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
  • 7-10-02 FORMER DALLAS POLICE DEPARTMENT DRUG INFORMANTS PLEAD GUILTY TO CIVIL RIGHTS VIOLATIONS FOR PLANTING FAKE DRUGS
  • 7-8-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LENDING DISCRIMINATION SUIT AGAINST FIDELITY FEDERAL BANK
  • 6-28-02 THREE FLORIDA MEN CONVICTED IN CONSPIRACY TO DETAIN WORKERS IN CONDITIONS OF INVOLUNTARY SERVITUDE
  • 6-27-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES RESOLUTIONS IN TWO FLORIDA VOTING MATTERS
  • 6-24-02 FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR UTAH ELECTION
  • 6-19-02 SIX INDICTED IN CONSPIRACY FOR TRAFFICKING AND HOLDING MIGRANT WORKERS IN CONDITIONS OF FORCED LABOR IN WESTERN NEW YORK
  • 6-10-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES CITY OF BLAKELY AND HOUSING AUTHORITY FOR DISCRIMINATION AGAINST AFRICAN-AMERICAN PUBLIC HOUSING TENANTS
  • 6-6-02 ZACHARY J. ROLNIK PLEADS GUILTY TO FEDERAL HATE CRIME VIOLATIONS AGAINST DR. JAMES J. ZOGBY
  • 6-5-02 STATEMENT BY ATTORNEY GENERAL JOHN ASHCROFT REGARDING THE RETURN OF JAMES CHARLES KOPP TO THE UNITED STATES
  • 6-5-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES ATLANTA-AREA APARTMENT OWNER AND MANAGEMENT COMPANY FOR ENGAGING IN RACE DISCRIMINATION
  • 6-3-02 PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL IN CONNECTICUT AGREES TO PROVIDE EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION FOR PERSONS WHO ARE DEAF OR HARD OF HEARING
  • 5-24-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT PUBLISHES BROCHURE ON FEDERAL PROTECTIONS AGAINST NATIONAL ORIGIN DISCRIMINATION IN FARSI, HINDI, AND PUNJABI
  • 5-23-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES SETTLEMENT WITH MISSISSIPPI LANDLORDS FOR HOUSING DISCRIMINATION AGAINST AFRICAN-AMERICANS
  • 5-14-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES HOUSING DISCRIMINATION CASE WITH ILLINOIS DEVELOPER, ARCHITECT, AND MILLIKIN UNIVERSITY FOR $185,000
  • 5-13-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES RACE DISCRIMINATION CLAIM AGAINST DECATUR, ALABAMA NIGHTCLUB
  • 5-13-02 FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR NEW JERSEY ELECTIONS
  • 5-09-02 WASHINGTON STATE RESIDENT PLEADS GUILTY TO ETHNICALLY MOTIVATED ATTACKS AGAINST ISLAMIC IDRISS MOSQUE
  • 5-09-02 CHICAGO AREA DEVELOPER AGREES TO PAY $100,000 TO SETTLE HOUSING DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT BY JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 5-07-02 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE TO SPONSOR COMMUNITY FORUM ON FEDERAL CIVIL RIGHTS PROTECTIONS IN PHOENIX, AZ
  • 5-02-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES CHICAGO AREA FAIR HOUSING LAWSUIT FOR $423,000
  • 4-29-02 SUPERSHUTTLE INTERNATIONAL, INC. TO IMPROVE SERVICE FOR TRAVELERS WHO USE WHEELCHAIRS UNDER AGREEMENT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 4-19-02 ATTORNEY GENERAL ASHCROFT SIGNS MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH CITY OF SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO
  • 4-16-02 LAS VEGAS GOLF ASSOCIATION AGREES TO MODIFY RULES TO ALLOW GOLFERS WITH DISABILITIES TO USE CARTS THROUGHOUT THE COURSE
  • 4-15-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES SECOND LAWSUIT ALLEGING DISABILITY-BASED HOUSING DISCRIMINATION IN OLATHE, KANSAS
  • 4-15-02 IDAHO BUILDER AGREES TO MAKE APARTMENT COMPLEX ACCESSIBLE TO PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AND TO PAY $48,000 TO SETTLE HOUSING DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 4-15-02 FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR NEW JERSEY ELECTIONS
  • 4-15-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT WITH THE STATE OF WYOMING CONCERNING THE WYOMING STATE PENITENTIARY
  • 4-12-02 THREE FORMER WACKENHUT EMPLOYEES CONVICTED OF CIVIL RIGHTS VIOLATIONS
  • 4-12-02 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE SENDS LIMITED ENGLISH PROFICIENCY GUIDANCE TO THE FEDERAL REGISTER THAT WILL HELP REDUCE LANGUAGE BARRIERS
  • 4-12-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT WITH THE CINCINNATI POLICE DEPARTMENT
  • 4-11-02 ATTORNEY GENERAL TO PARTICIPATE IN SIGNING OF HISTORIC AGREEMENT IN CINCINNATI, OHIO
  • 4-9-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES SFX ENTERTAINMENT FOR VIOLATING THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT AND DISCRIMINATING AGAINST INSULIN-USING DIABETICS
  • 4-8-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES DISCRIMINATION SUIT AGAINST MOBILE, ALABAMA APARTMENT OWNER
  • 4-4-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT IN SCHOOL TEACHER'S RELIGION & NATIONAL ORIGIN HARASSMENT CASE
  • 4-2-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES RACE DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT AGAINST SELMA COMFORT INN
  • 3-28-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT OBTAINS $450,000 VERDICT IN SEXUAL HARASSMENT CASE AGAINST MISSISSIPPI LANDLORD
  • 3-25-02 COURT GRANTS RELIEF IN JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUIT AGAINST STATE OF TEXAS TO ENFORCE RIGHTS OF OVERSEAS MILITARY AND CIVILIAN CITIZENS TO VOTE IN FEDERAL RUN-OFF ELECTION
  • 3-20-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES SUIT AGAINST NORTHWEST NEW MEXICO REGIONAL SOLID WASTE AUTHORITY FOR RACIAL AND SEXUAL HARASSMENT
  • 3-20-02 RENO, NEVADA AGENCY AGREES TO PROVIDE EQUAL ACCESS FOR DEAF PERSONS TO REHABILITATION PROGRAM FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE
  • 3-20-02 NEVADA FOSTER CARE AGENCY AGREES TO PROVIDE EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION WITH DEAF MOTHER WHO SEEKS TO BE A FOSTER PARENT
  • 3-14-02 MILLIKIN UNIVERSITY TO MAKE CAMPUS MORE ACCESSIBLE FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, UNDER AGREEMENT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 3-13-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT WITH BRANSON THEATER TO BECOME MORE ACCESSIBLE FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
  • 3-11-02 OFFICE OF SPECIAL COUNSEL FILES SUIT AGAINST WATKINS MOTOR LINES, INC. FOR CITIZENSHIP DISCRIMINATION
  • 3-8-02 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE FILES CONSENT DECREE RESOLVING DISCRIMINATION CASE WITH WICHITA, KANSAS NIGHTCLUB OWNERS
  • 3-1-02 EIGHT MONTANA SKINHEADS SENTENCED FOR CIVIL RIGHTS CRIMES
  • 2-27-02 LAS VEGAS DEVELOPER PAYS $350,000 TO SETTLE FAIR HOUSING LAWSUIT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 2-15-02 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ANNOUNCES ONGOING MEASURES TO COMBAT TRAFFICKING OF WOMEN, CHILDREN AND MEN
  • 2-13-02 FBI DIRECTOR ROBERT S. MUELLER MEETS WITH KEY U.S. LEADERS OF NATIONAL ARAB, MUSLIM, AND SIKH ORGANIZATIONS
  • 2-13-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES OWNERS AND MANAGER OF JUNCTION CITY, KANSAS MOBILE HOME PARK FOR SEXUAL HARASSMENT
  • 2-11-02 FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR MISSISSIPPI ELECTION
  • 1-31-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES SCHOOL DESEGREGATION LAWSUIT IN YONKERS, NEW YORK
  • 1-30-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES AGREEMENTS THAT IMPLEMENT PRESIDENT BUSH'S ‘NEW FREEDOM INITIATIVE' TO HELP AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES
  • 1-24-02 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ISSUES T VISA TO PROTECT WOMEN, CHILDREN AND ALL VICTIMS OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING
  • 1-16-02 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE TO SPONSOR COMMUNITY FORUM ON POST SEPTEMBER 11 DISCRIMINATORY BACKLASH IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA
  • 1-15-02 IDAHO DEVELOPER TO BUILD SIXTEEN NEW APARTMENT UNITS AND PAY $42,000 TO SETTLE HOUSING DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 1-14-02 FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR MISSISSIPPI ELECTION
  • 1-07-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LAWSUIT AGAINST LOUISIANA GREEN MEADOW APARTMENTS
  • 1-04-02 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT CLOSES FEDERAL CIVIL RIGHTS INVESTIGATION AGAINST EMPLOYEES OF DETECTION SERVICES, INC.


  • 12-28-01 BALTIMORE CITY SCHOOLS AGREE TO PAY BLIND TEACHER $55,000 TO SETTLE DISABILITY RIGHTS LAW SUIT
  • 12-20-01 MARYLAND COUPLE CONVICTED OF ENSLAVING TEENAGE CAMEROONIAN GIRL IN THEIR HOME
  • 12-20-01 GEORGIA ONION GROWER WILL PAY MORE THAN $76,000 TO SETTLE CLAIMS OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST U.S. WORKERS

  • 12-20-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT PUBLISHES BROCHURE ON FEDERAL PROTECTIONS AGAINST NATIONAL ORIGIN DISCRIMINATION IN TEN ADDITIONAL LANGUAGES

  • 12-13-01 NEW YORK-NEW YORK HOTEL AND CASINO REACHES AGREEMENT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REGARDING COMPLIANCE REVIEW OF ACCESSIBILITY TO PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
  • 12-10-01 FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR SOUTH CAROLINA ELECTION

  • 11-29-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES LINCOLN, NEBRASKA RETIREMENT COMMUNITY FOR DISCRIMINATING AGAINST PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

  • 11-27-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES VOTING RIGHTS SUIT AGAINST ALAMOSA COUNTY, COLORADO OVER THE METHOD OF ELECTING BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

  • 11-27-01 VILLAGE OF CUBA, NEW MEXICO, SETTLES SEX DISCRIMINATION AND RETALIATION LAWSUIT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AND PRIVATE PLAINTIFFS

  • 11-20-01 ARIZONA STATE COMPENSATION FUND AGREES TO PAY $150,000 TO SETTLE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITY ACT CASE

  • 11-08-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REVIEW OF RESTRICTIONS ON PERSONS OF ITALIAN ANCESTRY DURING WORLD WAR II SUBMITTED TO CONGRESS

  • 11-05-01 FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN MICHIGAN, NEW JERSEY, NEW YORK, OHIO AND PENNSYLVANIA

  • 10-22-01 ILLINOIS APARTMENT OWNER SETTLES HOUSING DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT

  • 10-17-01 NEW MEXICO DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY AGREES TO IMPLEMENT NEW ANTI-DISCRIMINATION AND TRAINING POLICIES
  • 10-16-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT CLOSES CRIMINAL CIVIL RIGHTS INVESTIGATION INTO THE DEATH OF WILLIE J. WILLIAMS

  • 10-12-01 THREE ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION OFFICERS PLEAD GUILTY TO TORTURING AND VIOLATING THE CIVIL RIGHTS OF INMATES

  • 10-11-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT INDICTS FORMER FRIO COUNTY TEXAS DEPUTY SHERIFFS ON CORRUPTION AND CIVIL RIGHTS VIOLATIONS

  • 10-10-01 FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN NEW YORK

  • 10-09-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES DESIGNERS AND BUILDERS OF MEMPHIS AREA APARTMENT COMPLEXES FOR VIOLATING FAIR HOUSING ACT

  • 09-27-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LAWSUIT AGAINST ARKANSAS LAKEWOOD HOUSE APARTMENTS
  • 09-24-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN NEW YORK
  • 09-19-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES HOUSING DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT WITH FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS ILLINOIS; CITY AGREES TO PAY $275,000
  • 09-13-01 PREPARED REMARKS ATTORNEY GENERAL JOHN ASHCROFT
  • 09-13-01 STATEMENT FROM ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL RALPH F. BOYD JR. REGARDING THE TREATMENT OF ARAB, MUSLIM AMERICANS OR AMERICANS OF SOUTH ASIAN DESCENT
  • 09-10-01 FEDERAL OBSERVERS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN MICHIGAN AND NEW YORK
  • 09-10-01 NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE AGREES WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO KEEP ITS SHIPS OPEN TO BLIND PERSONS
  • 09-05-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT ON ACCESSIBILITY OF MICHIGAN STADIUM TO PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
  • 08-06-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT VOTING RIGHTS LAWSUIT ASSERTS THAT A MASSACHUSETTS CITY IS DENYING HISPANICS EQUAL PARTICIPATION IN THE ELECTORAL PROCESS
  • 08-01-01 TROPICANA HOTEL CASINO TO PAY $75,000 TO SETTLE WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION CLAIMS
  • 07-25-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT JOINS HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES DEPARTMENT LAUNCH NATIONAL ASSESSMENT OF BARRIERS TO COMMUNITY LIVING
  • 07-25-01 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE FUNDS PARTNERSHIPS TO PROMOTE FAIR HIRING
  • 07-20-01 ATTORNEY GENERAL STATEMENT REGARDING THE CONFIRMATIONS OF BOYD AND O'CONNOR
  • 07-18-01 DEPARTMENTS OF JUSTICE AND STATE ISSUE HUMAN TRAFFICKING REGULATION AND GUIDELINES FOR PROSECUTORS AND INVESTIGATORS
  • 07-11-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES IDAHO DEVELOPER FOR VIOLATING FAIR HOUSING ACT
  • 07-06-01 STATEMENT BY ACTING ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL WILLIAM YEOMANS REGARDING CLOSING OF THE PRINCE JONES CASE
  • 07-05-01 IMPROVED CONDITIONS AT VIRGINIA BASED MENTAL INSTITUTION LEADS TO DISMISSAL OF SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT
  • 06-27-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES MOBILE ALABAMA APARTMENT OWNER FOR ENGAGING IN RACIAL AND FAMILIAL STATUS DISCRIMINATION
  • 06-25-01 FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR PASSAIC CITY, NJ CITY ELECTIONS
  • 06-21-01 VALDOSTA NIGHTCLUB THE KNIGHTS FORMERLY CLUB 2000 SETTLES FEDERAL RACE DISCRIMINATION ACTION
  • 06-19-01 ATTORNEY GENERAL JOHN ASHCROFT ORDERS SWIFT IMPLEMENTATION OF SUPREME COURT DECISION PROMOTING COMMUNITY-BASED ALTERNATIVES FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES
  • 06-14-01 THREE MEN PLEAD GUILTY TO SEX TRAFFICKING OF RUSSIAN MINORS
  • 06-13-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT WITH DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA METROPOLITAN POLICE DEPARTMENT

  • 06-07-01 STATEMENT BY THE ATTORNEY GENERAL ON JAMES CHARLES KOPP EXTRADITION
  • 06-04-01 FEDERAL OBSERVERS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR MISSISSIPPI ELECTIONS

  • 06-01-01 CITY OF MILWAUKEE SETTLES FAIR HOUSING ACT LAWSUIT
  • 06-01-01 ASHCROFT APPLAUDS WHITE HOUSE CHOICE FOR SPECIAL COUNSEL FOR IMMIGRATION-RELATED UNFAIR EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES
  • 05-18-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AND CITY OF LOS ANGELES AGREE ON THE APPOINTMENT OF MICHAEL CHERKASKY AS PRIMARY MONITOR IN THE LOS
    ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT PATTERN OR PRACTICE
  • 05-14-01 FEDERAL OBSERVERS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR MISSISSIPPI ELECTION
  • 05-10-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES TWO APARTMENT COMPLEXES FOR HOUSING DISCRIMINATION IN OLATHE, KANSAS
  • 05-7-01 FEDERAL OBSERVERS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR PASSAIC CITY, NJ CITY ELECTIONS
  • 05-7-01 ATTORNEY GENERAL STATEMENT REGARDING MATTERS IN CINCINNATI

  • 04-24-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES RACE DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT AGAINST MILWAUKEE LANDLORD
  • 04-23-01 MISSISSIPPI TO SETTLE SUIT ALLEGING DISCRIMINATION IN STATE'S HIGHER EDUCATION SYSTEM
  • 04-17-01 CROCKETT COUNTY, TENNESSEE TO CHANGE ITS METHOD OF ELECTION UNDER AN AGREEMENT WITH THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT

  • 04-16-01 FEDERAL OBSERVERS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR PASSAIC COUNTY, NJ SCHOOL BOARD ELECTIONS
  • 04-10-01 CRS FACILITATES FORUM IN KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI TO DISCUSS COMMUNITY RELATIONS ISSUES
  • 04-10-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES CALIFORNIA APARTMENT COMPLEX OWNERS AND MANAGER FOR RACE DISCRIMINATION AND SEXUAL HARASSMENT
  • 04-09-01 ATTORNEY GENERAL ASHCROFT ANNOUNCES $105.72 MILLION FUNDING INCREASE TO GUARANTEE RIGHTS FOR ALL AMERICANS
  • 04-05-01 LAS VEGAS HOTEL AND CASINO TO PAY MORE THAN $50,000 UNDER AGREEMENT TO SETTLE WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION CLAIMS
  • 04-05-01 ATTORNEY GENERAL ASHCROFT ANNOUNCES FULL FUNDING FOR VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN PROGRAMS
  • 04-04-01 NEW FEDERAL GUIDE ISSUED FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES SEEKING TO MOVE FROM BENEFITS ROLLS TO WORK
  • 04-04-01 NORTH LITTLE ROCK SCHOOL DISTRICT SETTLES SEXUAL HARASSMENT AND RETALIATION LAWSUIT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 04-03-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES HOUSING DISCRIMINATION CASE AGAINST FLORIDA LANDLORD
  • 04-03-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES AGREEMENTS REACHED WITH SIX COMMUNITIES TO ENSURE CIVIC ACCESS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
  • 04-02-01 FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR CICERO, IL GENERAL ELECTION
  • 03-29-01 CALIFORNIA MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO CONSPIRACY TO VIOLATE CIVIL RIGHTS OF CIVIC LEADERS
  • 03-27-01 FACT SHEET WORKER EXPLOITATION
  • 03-27-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO REVIEW THE TREATMENT OF ITALIAN AMERICANS DURING WORLD WAR II
  • 03-16-01 CALIFORNIA MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO CONSPIRACY TO VIOLATE CIVIL RIGHTS OF CIVIC LEADERS
  • 03-09-01 MILWAUKEE DEVELOPER SETTLES FAIR HOUSING LAWSUIT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT

  • 03-07-01 CALIFORNIA MAN ADMITS HE BROUGHT INDIAN GIRLS TO U.S. FOR SEXUAL EXPLOITATION, PLEADS GUILTY TO FEDERAL CHARGES
  • 03-06-01 ATTORNEY GENERAL ASHCROFT WELCOMES WHITE HOUSE NOMINEE FOR ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL OF CIVIL RIGHTS
  • 02-28-01 ATTORNEY GENERAL ASHCROFT ADDRESSES MISSOURI VOTING ISSUES
  • 02-21-01 MARYLAND RESTAURANT TO BECOME ACCESSIBLE TO CUSTOMERS WITH DISABILITIES UNDER AGREEMENT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 02-12-01 LAS VEGAS DEVELOPERS AND ARCHITECT PAY NEARLY $2 MILLION TO SETTLE HOUSING LAWSUIT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 02-01-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT CLOSES RAYNARD LADELL JOHNSON CASE
  • 01-23-01 DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA TO IMPROVE CONDITIONS FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH MENTAL RETARDATION UNDER AGREEMENT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 01-19-01 UTAH HOSPITAL AND JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACH AGREEMENT ON PROVISION OF SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETERS
  • 01-19-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINES FOR DISCRIMINATING AGAINST BLIND TRAVELERS
  • 01-19-01 NORTH CAROLINA DEVELOPER AND ARCHITECT SETTLE HOUSING LAWSUIT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 01-18-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES LAWSUIT AGAINST ARKANSAS BEST WESTERN SCENIC MOTOR INN
  • 01-17-01 UNITED ARTISTS TO INCREASE ACCESSIBILITY OF STADIUM-STYLE THEATERS UNDER PROPOSED AGREEMENT WITH DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
  • 01-17-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES CHARLESTON COUNTY, SOUTH CAROLINA OVER ITS METHOD OF ELECTING COUNTY COUNCIL
  • 01-17-01 CITY OF NORTH KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI TO PAY $60,000 TO SETTLE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITY ACT CASE
  • 01-12-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES DEVELOPERS OF FIVE IDAHO APARTMENT COMPLEXES FOR VIOLATING FAIR HOUSING ACT
  • 01-11-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES AGREEMENTS REACHED WITH FIVE COMMUNITIES TO ENSURE CIVIC ACCESS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
  • 01-10-01 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE FILES SUIT AGAINST DELAWARE STATE POLICE ALLEGING RACE DISCRIMINATION
  • 01-09-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES CHICAGO DEVELOPERS FOR BUILDING COMPLEX NOT ACCESSIBLE TO RESIDENTS WITH DISABILITIES
  • 01-08-01 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LENDING DISCRIMINATION SUIT AGAINST ASSOCIATES NATIONAL BANK
  • 01-04-01 SOUTH CAROLINA MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO BURNING CROSSES INTIMIDATING WORSHIPERS AT AN AFRICAN-AMERICAN CHURCH
  • 12-29-00 STATE OF INDIANA TO IMPROVE CONDITIONS FOR DISABLED RESIDENTS AT TWO DEVELOPMENTAL CENTERS UNDER AGREEMENT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 12-22-00 NEUROSURGERY GROUP PAYS $50,000 TO SETTLE HIV DISCRIMINATION CLAIM WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 12-21-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES MERIDIAN MISSISSIPPI LANDLORDS FOR RACE DISCRIMINATION
  • 12-13-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AND CHICAGO LANDLORD RESOLVE RACE DISCRIMINATION CLAIMS
  • 12-11-00 FEDERAL OBSERVERS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR MICHIGAN ELECTION
  • 12-07-00 GREENVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA DEVELOPERS AND ARCHITECT SUED FOR VIOLATING FAIR HOUSING ACT
  • 12-06-00 CITY OF STEAMBOAT SPRINGS PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM TO BECOME FULLY ACCESSIBLE TO PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
  • 11-14-00 INDIANA MAN SENTENCED TO OVER 42 YEARS FOR SETTING 26 CHURCHES ABLAZE
  • 11-06-00 FEDERAL OBSERVERS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR NOVEMBER GENERAL ELECTIONS IN NINE STATES ACROSS THE NATION
  • 11-02-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES AGREEMENT WITH CITY OF LOS ANGELES
  • 11-02-00 STATEMENT BY ATTORNEY GENERAL JANET RENO
  • 11-01-00 STATEMENT BY BILL LANN LEE ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL FOR CIVIL RIGHTS
  • 10-31-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ENTERS CONSENT DECREE TO RESOLVE RETALIATION CLAIM AGAINST INDIANA TOWN
  • 10-23-00 NATIVE HAWAIIAN RECONCILIATION FINAL REPORT RELEASED
  • 10-19-00 ATTORNEY GENERAL RENO STATEMENT PRESSING FOR NEW HATE CRIMES LEGISLATION
  • 10-18-00 CITY OF JACKSONVILLE AND ITS HOUSING AUTHORITY AGREE TO BUILD NEW PUBLIC HOUSING UNITS TO COMPLY WITH FAIR HOUSING ACT
  • 10-17-00 FARGO APARTMENT OWNERS AND MANAGERS TO PAY $15 THOUSAND TO SETTLE ALLEGATIONS OF HOUSING DISCRIMINATION
  • 10-10-00 FORMER MUSKOGEE CITY INSPECTOR SENTENCED TO 21 MONTHS IN PRISON FOR ABUSE OF AUTHORITY AND SEXUAL ASSAULT
  • 10-06-00 FEDERAL OBSERVERS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR LOUISIANA ELECTIONS
  • 10-02-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES AGREEMENTS REACHED WITH SEVEN COMMUNITIES TO ENSURE CIVIC ACCESS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
  • 09-15-00 NATIONAL CHURCH ARSON TASK FORCE ISSUES FOURTH REPORT
  • 09-14-00 TEXAS LANDLORD WHO ALLEGEDLY HARASSED FEMALE TENANTS AGREES TO PAY $150,000 IN DAMAGES
  • 09-11-00 FEDERAL OBSERVERS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR ELECTIONS IN ARIZONA AND NEW YORK
  • 09-07-00 LOUISIANA TO IMPROVE SERVICES IN JUVENILE CORRECTIONAL CENTERS, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 08-30-00 NEW FEDERAL RULE WILL HELP FIGHT DISCRIMINATION BASED ON SEX IN EDUCATION PROGRAMS
  • 08-22-00 ORLEANS PARISH SCHOOL BOARD WILL PAY $80,000 AND ADOPT NEW POLICY TO ADDRESS DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF DISABILITY
  • 08-16-00 MORGAN CITY, LOUISIANA TO IMPLEMENT NEW COUNCIL ELECTION PLAN TO AFFORD BLACK VOTERS EQUAL POLITICAL OPPORTUNITY
  • 08-11-00 GASTON COLLEGE TO PAY $50,000 TO SETTLE DISCRIMINATION CASE
  • 08-09-00 DEPUTY ATTORNEY GENERAL HOLDER TO HONOR CIVIL RIGHTS PIONEER RUBY BRIDGES AT CEREMONY AT CORCORAN GALLERY OF ART
  • 08-07-00 FEDERAL OBSERVERS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR GEORGIA ELECTIONS
  • 08-04-00 CITY OF HAMTRAMCK, MICHIGAN TO REVAMP ELECTION PROCEDURES TO PREVENT VOTER DISCRIMINATION UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLEMENT
  • 08-03-00 TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AGREES TO IMPROVE EMPLOYEE SELECTION PROCEDURES AND INCREASE RECRUITMENT EFFORTS TOWARD WOMEN
  • 08-01-00 DEPUTY ATTORNEY GENERAL ERIC HOLDER TO ADDRESS THE NATIONAL URBAN LEAGUE ON LAW ENFORCEMENT AND RACE
  • 08-01-00 HONOLULU POLICE OFFICER PLEADS GUILTY TO BEATING AN INDIVIDUAL IN CUSTODY
  • 07-31-00 ORANGE COUNTY MANAGEMENT COMPANY SETTLES DISCRIMINATION SUIT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 07-31-00 MILWAUKEE APARTMENT MANAGEMENT COMPANY THAT ALLEGEDLY TURNED AWAY AFRICAN AMERICANS AND FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN SETTLES WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 07-26-00 ACTING ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL FOR CIVIL RIGHTS BILL LANN LEE TO PARTICIPATE IN CELEBRATION OF ADA 10TH ANNIVERSARY
  • 07-25-00 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE FUNDS PARTNERSHIPS TO PROMOTE FAIR HIRING
  • 07-24-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES CALIFORNIA WATER DISTRICT OVER REDISTRICTING PLAN FOR ITS BOARD OF DIRECTORS
  • 07-19-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES INITIATIVE TO ENSURE CIVIC ACCESS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
  • 07-14-00 ACTING ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL FOR CIVIL RIGHTS BILL LANN LEE PARTICIPATE IN CELEBRATION OF ADA 10 TH ANNIVERSARY
  • 07-11-00 INDIANA MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO SETTING 26 CHURCHES ABLAZE
  • 07-07-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AND THE CITY AND COUNTY OF DENVER SETTLE ALLEGATIONS OF EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION AGAINST POLICE OFFICERS WITH DISABILITIES
  • 07-06-00 SOCIAL WORK TESTING AGENCY AND DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE PROPOSE SETTLEMENT OF ADA VIOLATIONS
  • 06-27-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES MORGAN CITY, LOUISIANA OVER ITS METHOD OF ELECTING ITS CITY COUNCIL
  • 06-27-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT, SEX DISCRIMINATION, AND RETALIATION LAWSUIT AGAINST CITY OF BELEN, NEW MEXICO
  • 06-26-00 NEW SOUTH DAKOTA SANITARY DISTRICT ESTABLISHED TO INCLUDE NATIVE AMERICANS UNDER AGREEMENT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 06-26-00 FEDERAL OFFICIALS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR PRIMARY RUNOFF ELECTION IN ALABAMA
  • 06-09-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES DISCRIMINATION COMPLAINT AGAINST COLLINS MANAGEMENT COMPANY
  • 06-09-00 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE TO RELEASE REPORT ON RECENT ALLEGATIONS REGARDING THE ASSASSINATION OF DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.
  • 06-09-00 ATTORNEY GENERAL RENO TO SPEAK AT MEETING ON NURSING HOME ABUSE & NEGLECT PREVENTION
  • 06-07-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES OWNERS AND FORMER MANAGER OF NEW HAMPSHIRE APARTMENT COMPLEX FOR SEXUAL HARASSMENT
  • 06-06-00 MARION COUNTY, GEORGIA TO CHANGE ITS METHOD OF ELECTION IN AN AGREEMENT WITH THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 06-05-00 FEDERAL OFFICIALS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR PRIMARY ELECTIONS IN NEW JERSEY, NEW MEXICO, AND ALABAMA
  • 05-17-00 STATEMENT OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL ON REAUTHORIZATION OF THE VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN ACT
  • 05-17-00 STATEMENT OF ATTORNEY GENERAL JANET RENO ON DEVELOPMENTS IN THE 16 TH STREET BAPTIST CHURCH BOMBING CASE
  • 05-17-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES MISSISSIPPI STATE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY FOR VIOLATING THE ADA
  • 05-16-00 ATTORNEY GENERAL RENO TO JOIN CONGRESSIONAL LEADERS TO CALL FOR REAUTHORIZATION OF VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN ACT
  • 05-16-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES SUIT AGAINST CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY FOR RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION IN ITS POLICE DEPARTMENT
  • 05-12-00 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE FILES SUIT AGAINST A HARRIS COUNTY JUSTICE OF THE PEACE
  • 05-08-00 STATEMENT OF JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REGARDING FEDERAL INVESTIGATION OF LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
  • 05-08-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO DISPATCH FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO PATERSON, NEW JERSEY TO MONITOR CITY ELECTION
  • 05-05-00 FEDERAL OFFICIALS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS IN IRVING, TEXAS
  • 04-28-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT CHARGES FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS DENIED DEVELOPMENT FOR RACIAL REASONS
  • 04-24-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES MILWAUKEE AREA DEVELOPERS FOR VIOLATING FAIR HOUSING ACT BY CONSTRUCTING INACCESSIBLE HOUSING
  • 04-18-00 STATEMENT BY THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
  • 04-17-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO DISPATCH FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO MONITOR PASSAIC COUNTY, NEW JERSEY SCHOOL BOARD ELECTION
  • 04-13-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES CHICAGO DEVELOPER FOR VIOLATING FAIR HOUSING ACT BY CONSTRUCTING IN ACCESSIBLE HOUSING
  • 04-10-00 ATLANTA JOURNAL CONSTITUTION TO PAY OVER $81,000 TO SETTLE WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION CHARGE WITH DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
  • 04-10-00 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE TO HOLD WORKSHOPS ON WORKERS' RIGHTS AND EMPLOYER RESPONSIBILITIES
  • 04-10-00 DENNY'S TO RETRAIN MANAGERS TO SETTLE DISCRIMINATION CHARGES WITH THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 03-31-00 HOUSTON POLICE, COURTS AND JAILS TO IMPROVE COMMUNICATIONS WITH DEAF INDIVIDUALS UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLEMENT
  • 03-30-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES, FILES FOR EMERGENCY RELIEF TO PROTECT JUVENILES IN LOUISIANA'S JENA JUVENILE JUSTICE CENTER
  • 03-30-00 DELTA FUNDING CORPORATION SETTLES U.S. CHARGES OR FAIR LENDING AND CONSUMER LAW
  • 03-29-00 INDEPENDENT MONITOR TEAM CHOSEN TO MONITOR NEW JERSEY'S EFFORTS TO IMPLEMENT TERMS OF CONSENT DECREE
  • 03-28-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES SOUTH DAKOTA FOR ALLEGEDLY DISCRIMINATING AGAINST NATIVE AMERICANS
  • 03-24-00 ROOSEVELT COUNTY MONTANA TO CHANGE ITS METHOD OF ELECTION UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 03-22-00 ALAMANCE COUNTY MOBILE HOME PARK SETTLES ALLEGATIONS OF HOUSING DISCRIMINATION
  • 03-21-00 STATEMENT BY THE ATTORNEY GENERAL ON THE SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT WITH ADAM'S MARK HOTEL CHAIN
  • 03-21-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LAWSUIT AGAINST THE ADAM'S MARK HOTEL CHAIN
  • 03-17-00 TWO BROTHERS INDICTED FOR ARSON ATTACKS ON THREE SACRAMENTO SYNAGOGUES AND A HEALTH CLINIC
  • 03-13-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES CICERO, ILLINOIS OVER CANDIDATE RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT
  • 03-09-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT CLOSES INVESTIGATION INTO DEATH OF HECTOR COLON
  • 03-08-00 MARYLAND COMPANY WILL PAY MORE THAN $230,000 TO SETTLE DISCRIMINATION COMPLAINT WITH THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 03-08-00 BENSON COUNTY, NORTH DAKOTA, TO CHANGE ITS METHOD OF ELECTION, UNDER AGREEMENT WITH THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 03-02-00 VIRGINIA MILITARY INSTITUTE TO FILE MORE EXPANSIVE REPORTS UNDER AGREEMENT WITH THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 03-02-00 STATEMENT BY DEPUTY ATTORNEY GENERAL ERIC HOLDER ON THE AMADOU DIALLO MEETING
  • 03-01-00 TEXAS RESTAURANT SETTLES ALLEGATIONS OF WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 02-23-00 DUKE UNIVERSITY TO MAKE CAMPUS MORE ACCESSIBLE FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, UNDER AGREEMENT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 02-18-00 JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI, APARTMENT OWNER TO PAY $200,000 TO SETTLE ALLEGATIONS OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION
  • 02-18-00 THREE GIVEN MAXIMUM SENTENCES FOR FORCING WOMEN INTO SLAVERY AND PROSTITUTION IN NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
  • 02-17-00 FORMER MUSKOGEE CITY INSPECTOR PLEADS GUILTY TO ALLEGATIONS OF CIVIL RIGHTS ABUSES
  • 02-10-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES MORGAN COUNTY, TENNESSEE OVER JAIL CONDITIONS
  • 02-08-00 BILL LANN LEE HAILS ADMINISTRATION'S REQUEST FOR INCREASED CIVIL RIGHTS FUNDING IN FY 2001
  • 02-03-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SEEKS TO INTERVENE IN ADA SUIT AGAINST CITY OF STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, COLORADO
  • 02-02-00 SOUTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES AGREES TO ADDRESS DISCRIMINATION AGAINST INDIVIDUALS WITH LEARNING DISABILITIES
  • 02-02-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES PASSAIC CITY, NEW JERSEY OVER ITS METHOD OF ELECTING ITS CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS
  • 01-31-00 FEDERAL OBSERVERS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR MISSISSIPPI ELECTIONS
  • 01-21-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT WINS LAWSUIT FILED AGAINST ANTI-ABORTION PROTESTORS
  • 01-14-00 MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MARYLAND, SETTLES CIVIL RIGHTS INVESTIGATION WITH THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 01-10-00 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES TULSA NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY GROUP FOR DISCRIMINATION AGAINST PATIENT WITH HIV
  • 12-22-99 ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL FOR CIVIL RIGHTS TO HOLD PRESS CONFERENCE
  • 12-22-99 NEW JERSEY SETTLES ALLEGATIONS OF DISCRIMINATION BY STATE POLICE UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 12-16-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES LAWSUIT AGAINST ADAM'S MARK HOTEL CHAIN
  • 12-07-99 SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COMPANY RESOLVES ALLEGATIONS OF WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 12-06-99 MARICOPA COUNTY TO IMPROVE MEDICAL AND MENTAL HEALTH CARE FOR INMATES, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 12-06-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES LAW SCHOOL ADMISSION COUNCIL OVER TESTING POLICIES AND PRACTICES
  • 12-02-99 LAS VEGAS DEVELOPER, BUILDER AND ARCHITECT SETTLE ACCESSIBILITY LAWSUIT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 11-24-99 XENIA, OHIO, APARTMENT OWNERS SUED FOR ENGAGING IN RACIAL DISCRIMINATION
  • 11-23-99 TUNICA COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT AND JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLE SCHOOL DESEGRATION ISSUES
  • 11-23-99 LAS VEGAS DEVELOPER AND BUILDER TO SETTLE ACCESSIBILITY LAWSUIT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 11-19-99 FEDERAL OBSERVERS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR LOUISIANA ELECTIONS
  • 11-17-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES OHIO COUNTY SHERIFF FOR EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION
  • 11-17-99 DANVILLE, ILLINOIS, APARTMENT OWNERS SUED FOR ENGAGING IN RACIAL DISCRIMINATION
  • 11-16-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES BLAINE COUNTY, MONTANA OVER ITS METHOD OF ELECTING ITS BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
  • 11-16-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES BLAINE COUNTY, MONTANA OVER ITS METHOD OF ELECTING ITS BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
  • 11-12-99 GEORGIA CITY AND COUNTY SETTLES GENDER DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 11-09-99 INDIANA WOMAN PLEADS GUILTY TO SETTING FIRES AT CHURCHES IN TWENTY STATES
  • 11-04-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES STATE OF TENNESSEE, WEAKLEY COUNTY, AND THE COUNTY'S 9-1-1 CENTER FOR EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION
  • 11-04-99 PORTLAND, OREGON MEDICAL PRACTICE SETTLES ALLEGATIONS OF DISCRIMINATION, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 11-01-99 LOUISIANA TO IMPROVE EDUCATIONAL SERVICES IN JUVENILE CORRECTIONAL CENTERS UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 11-01-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO DISPATCH FEDERAL OBSERVERS TO THREE STATES TO MONITOR GENERAL ELECTIONS
  • 10-26-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES OHIO LANDLORD FOR SEXUAL HARASSMENT
  • 10-22-99 TWO INDIANA MEN ARRESTED FOR CROSS BURNING IN GARY, INDIANA
  • 10-22-99 FEDERAL OBSERVERS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR LOUISIANA ELECTIONS
  • 10-21-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES MARION COUNTY, GEORGIA OVER ITS METHOD OF ELECTING ITS BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
  • 10-21-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES POLICE MISCONDUCT LAWSUIT AGAINST THE CITY OF COLUMBUS, OHIO
  • 10-19-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES CITY OF DALLAS FOR RETALIATION IN ITS POLICE DEPARTMENT
  • 10-14-99 OFFICE OF SPECIAL COUNSEL SETTLES DOCUMENT ABUSE CASES AGAINST TWO CALIFORNIA EMPLOYERS
  • 10-13-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES INDIANA TOWN FOR RETALIATING AGAINST FORMER EMPLOYEE
  • 10-13-99 MEDIA ADVISORY
  • 10-05-99 THREE PLEAD GUILTY TO FORCING WOMEN INTO SLAVERY AND PROSTITUTION IN NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS
  • 09-30-99 GREYHOUND TO IMPROVE BUS SERVICE TO PASSENGERS WITH DISABILITIES, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 09-28-99 STANDARDIZED TESTING AGENCIES TO SETTLE ALLEGATIONS OF ADA VIOLATIONS, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 09-24-99 NOTE TO EDITORS AND CORRESPONDENTS CORRECTION TO JUSTICE DEPARTMENT PRESS RELEASE
  • 09-24-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LAWSUIT AGAINST CITY OF CHICAGO FOR DISCRIMINATION AGAINST AN EMPLOYEE WITH A DISABILITY
  • 09-23-99 MUSCOGEE COUNTY JAIL TO IMPROVE INMATE CONDITIONS, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 09-15-99 PRESS CONFERENCE REGARDING AN ADA MATTER AND THE HOTEL INDUSTRY
  • 09-16-99 MGM GRAND HOTEL, CASINO AND THEME PARK TO BECOME FULLY ACCESSIBLE TO PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 09-09-99 LAWRENCE, MASSACHUSETTS TO SETTLE ALLEGATIONS OF VOTER DISCRIMINATION, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 09-08-99 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE TO HOLD WORKSHOP ON WORKERS' RIGHTS
  • 08-30-99 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE FUNDS PARTNERSHIPS TO PROMOTE FAIR HIRING
  • 08-23-99 WASHINGTON STATE COMPANY TO PAY OVER $12,000 TO SETTLE WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 08-23-99 TOLEDO, OHIO, TO BECOME MORE ACCESSIBLE TO PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 08-23-99 FEDERAL OBSERVERS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR MISSISSIPPI ELECTIONS
  • 08-18-99 OWNER AND FORMER MANAGER OF ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO APARTMENT COMPLEX RESOLVE ALLEGATIONS OF HOUSING DISCRIMINATION
  • 08-13-99 MARYLAND FOOD PROCESSING PLANT FINED RECORD AMOUNT IN IMMIGRATION-RELATED JOB DISCRIMINATION CASE
  • 08-09-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI, LANDLORD FOR SEXUAL HARASSMENT
  • 08-02-99 FEDERAL OBSERVERS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR MISSISSIPPI ELECTIONS
  • 07-21-99 HONOLULU POLICE OFFICER PLEADS GUILTY TO BEATING AN INDIVIDUAL IN CUSTODY
  • 07-08-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT OPENS CIVIL RIGHTS INVESTIGATION INTO RIVERSIDE, CALIFORNIA POLICE DEPARTMENT
  • 07-06-99 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE LAUNCHES NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN TO PREVENT IMMIGRATION-RELATED JOB DISCRIMINATION
  • 07-01-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES SUITS AGAINST THREE CHICAGO ARCHITECTS AND DEVELOPERS OVER INACCESSIBLE HOUSING
  • 06-24-99 HANK WILLIAMS, SR. MUSEUM IN GEORGIANA, ALABAMA TO IMPROVE ACCESS UNDER SETTLEMENT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 06-22-99 NEW YORK CITY COMPANY CHARGED WITH WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION REACHES SETTLEMENT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 06-21-99 OREGON COMPANY CHARGED WITH WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION REACHES SETTLEMENT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 06-21-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES THREE PARSIPPANY APARTMENT COMPLEXES FOR ALLEGEDLY DISCRIMINATING AGAINST AFRICAN AMERICANS
  • 06-17-99 FIVE HONOLULU POLICE OFFICERS INDICTED FOR POLICE BRUTALITY AND OBSTRUCTION OF JUSTICE
  • 06-15-99 CITY OF ALMA AND BACON COUNTY, GEORGIA SUED BY JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FOR EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION
  • 06-15-99 ILLINOIS ARCHITECT AND HOUSING DEVELOPER SETTLE HOUSING DISCRIMINATIONS SUIT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 06-11-99 SMITHKLINE BEECHAM TO SETTLE ALLEGATIONS OF WORKPLACE RETALIATION
  • 06-10-99 CHICAGO AREA HOUSING DEVELOPMENT TO RENOVATE APARTMENT UNITS TO BE ACCESSIBLE TO PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
  • 06-08-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO HOST "STRENGTHENING POLICE-COMMUNITY RELATIONS" CONFERENCE
  • 06-07-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TO HOST CONFERENCE ON DIVERSITY IN THE LEGAL PROFESSION
  • 06-07-99 FEDERAL OFFICIALS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR NEW JERSEY ELECTIONS
  • 06-02-99 PASSAIC, NEW JERSEY, AGREES TO PROVIDE ASSISTANCE TO HISPANIC AND SPANISH-SPEAKING VOTERS, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 05-27-99 NEW MEXICO TO IMPROVE CONDITIONS AT SCHOOL FOR THE VISUALLY HANDICAPPED, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 05-27-99 AVIS RENT A CAR TO IMPROVE ACCESS TO AIRPORT SHUTTLE SYSTEMS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 05-27-99 NEW JERSEY ATTORNEY PLEADS GUILTY TO VIOLATING FEDERAL ELECTION LAW
  • 05-27-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES DISCRIMINATION CHARGE AGAINST LEGAL SEA FOOD INC.
  • 05-26-99 TWO MEN PLEAD GUILTY IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA SLAVERY RING
  • 05-25-99 MICHIGAN WOMEN'S PRISONS SETTLE ALLEGATIONS OF SEXUAL MISCONDUCT UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 05-24-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT OF TWO FAIR HOUSING CASES IN IDAHO
  • 05-21-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION CHARGE AGAINST MEATPACKING COMPANY
  • 05-11-99 ARIZONA COMPANY CHARGED WITH WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION REACHES SETTLEMENT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 05-11-99 ARKANSAS COMPANY CHARGED WITH WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION REACHES SETTLEMENT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 05-10-99 SOUTH DAKOTA SANITARY DISTRICT SUED BY JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FOR DISCRIMINATING AGAINST NATIVE AMERICANS
  • 05-06-99 VIRGINIA INSTITUTION FOR THE MENTALLY ILL AGREES TO IMPROVE CONDITIONS, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 04-28-99 THREE FLORIDA MEN CHARGED WITH SMUGGLING INDIVIDUALS FROM MEXICO AND FORCING THEM INTO INVOLUNTARY SERVITUDE
  • 04-22-99 CHICAGO AREA HOUSING DEVELOPER TO SETTLE ACCESSIBILITY LAWSUIT UNDER AGREEMENT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 04-21-99 PUERTO RICO TO IMPROVE CONDITIONS AT ITS MENTAL RETARDATION FACILITIES, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 04-20-99 INDIANA MAN INDICTED FOR TEN CHURCH ARSONS IN GEORGIA AND INDIANA
  • 04-20-99 NEWS AVAILABILITY TODAY
  • 04-08-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES SUIT AGAINST THE CITY OF BELEN, NEW MEXICO ALLEGING SEXUAL HARASSMENT, SEX DISCRIMINATION, AND RETALIATION IN THE CITY'S POLICE DEPARTMENT
  • 04-08-99 SWIFTY MART STORES TO BECOME ACCESSIBLE TO PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 04-07-99 CORPORATE LEASING AGENCY TO NO LONGER DISCRIMINATE AGAINST PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 03-29-99 CREDIT CARD COMPANY SUED BY JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FOR DISCRIMINATING AGAINST HISPANICS
  • 03-24-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES SECOND NATIONAL MOVIE THEATER CHAIN FOR FAILING TO COMPLY WITH ADA
  • 03-17-99 FINES FOR EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION INCREASE
  • 03-12-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SETTLES LITIGATION TO END SEXUAL MISCONDUCT AND INVASIONS OF PRIVACY IN ARIZONA STATE WOMEN'S PRISONS
  • 03-12-99 ARKANSAS COMPANY CHARGED WITH WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT COMPLAINT
  • 03-08-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES TEXAS LANDLORD FOR SEXUAL HARASSMENT
  • 03-03-99 CALIFORNIA COMPANY TO PAY OVER $25,000 TO SETTLE ALLEGATIONS OF WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 02-25-99 BILL LANN LEE HAILS ADMINISTRATION'S REQUEST FOR INCREASED FUNDING IN FY 2000 TO CONTINUE ENFORCING CIVIL RIGHTS LAWS
  • 02-22-99 PRISONS AND JAILS IN THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS TO IMPROVE CONDITIONS, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 02-19-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT FILES SUIT AGAINST NORTH LITTLE ROCK SCHOOL DISTRICT FOR SEXUAL HARASSMENT AND RETALIATION
  • 02-19-99 TEN YEAR PROGRAM TO COMPENSATE JAPANESE AMERICANS INTERNED DURING WORLD WAR II CLOSES ITS DOORS
  • 02-11-99 NEW YORK CITY AND ITS BOARD OF EDUCATION SETTLE DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT WITH THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 02-11-99 MONTGOMERY TRAILER PARK OWNER TO PAY $30,000 TO SETTLE ALLEGATIONS OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION
  • 02-09-99 OFFICE OF SPECIAL COUNSEL SETTLES CITIZENSHIP STATUS DISCRIMINATION CASE
  • 02-04-99 DENVER PUBLIC SCHOOLS TO CREATE NEW PROGRAM FOR STUDENTS WITH LIMITED ENGLISH LANGUAGE SKILLS
  • 02-02-99 LOUISIANA APARTMENT BROKER TO SETTLE ALLEGATIONS OF DISCRIMINATION, UNDER JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AGREEMENT
  • 02-01-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES LAS VEGAS HOME BUILDER FOR HOUSING DISCRIMINATION
  • 02-01-99 FEDERAL OFFICIALS DISPATCHED TO MONITOR NEW MEXICO ELECTIONS
  • 01-29-99 JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES MAJOR MOVIE THEATER CHAIN FOR FAILING TO COMPLY WITH ADA
  • 01-22-99 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE TO HOLD WORKSHOP ON WORKER'S RIGHTS
  • 1-21-99 WISCONSIN DRIVING SCHOOL TO SETTLE ALLEGATIONS OF DISCRIMINATION, UNDER AGREEMENT WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 01-15-99 CALIFORNIA COMPANY TO PAY HISPANIC WOMAN UNDER SETTLEMENT REACHED WITH JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
  • 01-15-99 LEAD DEFENDANT IN PROSTITUTION RING PLEADS GUILTY
  • 01-06-99 SETTLEMENT REACHED IN ST. LOUIS SCHOOL DESEGREGATION CASE

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