Indiana Civil Rights Commission's June 2013 Newsletter


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Monthly Reports

Recent Findings

June 17, 2013
June 3, 2013
May 13, 2013

Upcoming Events 

June 28, 2013
CLE Program (9:00 am-12:15 pm)
August 2, 2013
CLE Program (TBD)

News Headlines


Message from the Director

The Indiana Civil Rights Commission's (ICRC) Executive Director Jamal L. Smith discusses the agency's new One Indiana television program.

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Arcelor-Mittal charged with violating Indiana Civil Rights Law, ADA
The Indiana Civil Rights Commission's (ICRC) Deputy Director, Akia Haynes, announced today that the agency has issued a finding that there is probable cause to believe that Arcelor-Mittal USA, located in Burns Harbor, Indiana, violated the Indiana Civil Rights Law and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act ...more

NFHTA, ICRC to host regional Fair Housing investigation training
The National Fair Housing Training Academy and the Indiana Civil Rights Commission is pleased to offer Week One Fair Housing Investigation Training August 19-23, 2013 at the Indiana Government Center South (Conference Center) in Indianapolis...more

State of Indiana receives award for Holocaust Remembrance
The State of Indiana was presented the prestigious Domont Award for the Enhancement of Jewish Life by the Jewish Federation on Wednesday, June 19, 2013 for their 15th Annual Holocaust Day of Remembrance and Youth Summit Program held on April 10, 2013...more

House Enrolled Act 1482 updates Indiana's criminal records law
Indiana Governor Mike Pence signed into law legislation last month that permits individuals arrested or convicted of certain crimes to have those records sealed. The new law, House Enrolled Act 1482, goes into effect on July 1st...more

ICRC issues probable cause finding
The Indiana Civil Rights Commission has found probable cause to believe that Michael T. and Angela M. Lazo of Hobart, Ind. violated the Indiana Civil Rights Law when they issued a special assessment against Complainant...more

ICRC to sponsor 6th Annual IBE Education Conference
The Indiana Civil Rights Commission (ICRC) will be a presenting sponsor for the 6th Annual Education Conference as part of the Indiana Black Expo's 43rd Annual Summer Celebration July 11-21, 2013 in Indianapolis..more