Message from the Director
The Indiana Civil Rights Commission's (ICRC) Executive Director Jamal L. Smith discusses Indiana's new "Second Chance Law".
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State Civil Rights Commission issues sex discrimination charges
Multiple employers have been charged with sex discrimination this month in violation of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Indiana Civil Rights Law. The charges, each reported to the Indiana Civil Rights Commission (ICRC), involve cases where female employees were treated less favorably than male employees...more
Indianapolis Company charged with race discrimination
The Indiana Civil Rights Commission’s Deputy Director Akia Haynes announced today that Assisted Living Concepts, Inc. in Indianapolis faces a charge of racial discrimination after they terminated an African-American employee last year...more
Saint Mary's College releases "The Status of Girls in Indiana 2013"
Saint Mary’s College, a Catholic, women’s liberal arts college in Notre Dame, Indiana, released The Status of Girls in Indiana 2013 this month. A team of faculty and students compiled the 60-page report, which draws together publicly available statistics on Hoosier girls ages 10 to 19...more
Former Gary Middle College principal files discrimination complaint
The Indiana Civil Rights Commission’s Deputy Director Akia Haynes announced today that GEO Foundation, which operates Gary Middle College in Gary, Indiana, is accused of violating Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Indiana Civil Rights Law for allegedly terminating their former principal because of his race and gender...more
Zender Family Limited Partnership charged with housing discrimination
The Indiana Civil Rights Commission’s Deputy Director Akia Haynes announced today that Zender Family Limited Partnership, who operates 16 apartment communities in downtown Indianapolis, was charged with housing discrimination for failing to engage in the interactive process with a disabled tenant after she requested to be released early from her lease agreement because of a medical condition...more
One Indiana Television Program
One Indiana is a television program developed by the Indiana Civil Rights Commission (ICRC) to discuss issues of civil rights, equal access as well as to highlight individuals and organizations who are promoting diversity.
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