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Supreme Court Issues 'Disparate Impact' Ruling

Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 7:00AM

The U.S. Supreme Court today issued its decision in the case Inclusive Community Properties Inc. vs. Texas Department of Community Affairs. The 5-4 decision allows complaints to be made under the Fair Housing Act based on “disparate impact,” which is when a policy that appears to be neutral has a discriminatory effect on a protected class.

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