Indiana Civil Rights Commission's January Newsletter


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Monthly Reports

Recent Findings

Upcoming Events 

February 11, 2014
Black History Month Celebration
Indianapolis, Indiana
February 21, 2014
CLE Program
Jeffersonville, Indiana
March 5, 2014
Torchbearer Award's Program
Indianapolis, Indiana

News Headlines

One Indiana Program 

January 2014
Season 2, Episode 1
"Issues facing the African American community in Indiana"

Message from the Director

The Indiana Civil Rights Commission's (ICRC) Executive Director Jamal L. Smith takes time to reflect on the state's 2014 Dr. King programming. 

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January 2014 

Your ally for justice: ICRC handles tough civil rights challenges
For more than 40 years, the Indiana Civil Rights Commission (ICRC) has helped lead the way in making sure Hoosiers are protected by state laws that guarantee equality. Formed in 1961, the ICRC enforces Indiana's civil rights laws, including the landmark Civil Rights Act of 1963, which prohibits discrimination in public accommodations...more

ICRC, Governor's office to host Black History Month Celebration
The Governor's office for the State of Indiana, with help from the Indiana Civil Rights Commission (ICRC) and the Indiana Commission on Public Records (ICPR) will host the State of Indiana's Black History Month Celebration on Tuesday, February 11, 2014 in the Indiana Statehouse Rotunda at 12:00 pm...more

ICRC to host Equal Employment seminar in Jeffersonville Feb. 21st
The Indiana Civil Rights Commission (ICRC) will conduct a Continuing Legal Education (CLE) seminar for attorneys and legal professionals Friday, February 21, 2014 in Jeffersonville, Ind...more

Locations for the 2014 Statewide CLE Program announced
The Indiana Civil Rights Commission (ICRC) today released the list of cities they will be visiting as part of their 2014 Statewide Continuing Legal Education Program. The program, now in its fourth year, provides low-cost CLE programs for Indiana attorneys and legal professionals...more

FCHS student receives prestigious award from Governor Pence
Franklin County High school senior Autumn J. Riley was awarded with the prestigious 2014 Passing the Torch Award by Indiana Governor Mike Pence Thursday, January 16, 2014 at the Indiana Statehouse during the 23rd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Indiana Holiday Celebration. Autumn received the award for her winning entry in the Third Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Art, Writing and Multimedia Contest...more