Indiana Civil Rights Commission's March Newsletter

 

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Monthly Reports

Recent Findings

March 21, 2013
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March 15, 2013
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Upcoming Events 

April 10, 2013
15th Annual Statewide Holocaust Day of Remembrance...more
April 13, 2013
The 3rd Annual Indiana Black Barbershop Health Initiative...more 
April 18, 2013
Equal Housing is STILL the Issue: Fair Housing Conference...more

News Headlines

March 26, 2013
Ind. Supreme Court upholds school voucher law...more
March 20, 2013
EEOC announces new Twitter handle in Spanish...more
March 19, 2013
Women sues Hooters, hotel over wheelchair accessibility...more
March 12, 2013
Avon resident a champion for the disabled...more
March 8, 2013
Delphi grocery store investigated for sexual harassment...more

Message from the Director

The Indiana Civil Rights Commission's (ICRC) Executive Director Jamal L. Smith talks about the barriers faced by disabled Hoosiers.

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Monthly Video_march
Granite Management, LLC charged with housing discrimination

The Executive Director of the Indiana Civil Rights Commission (ICRC), through his designee, Deputy Director Akia Haynes, announced earlier this week that the agency has issued a finding that there is probable cause to believe that Granite Management, LLC wrongfully charged a disabled tenant for a pet fee for their service animal....more 

Dots clothing store accused of racial profiling
The Indiana Civil Rights Commission's (ICRC) Deputy Director Akia Haynes announced that the agency has issued a finding that there is probable cause to believe that three Indianapolis women were wrongfully accused of shoplifting at a Dots clothing store in Indianapolis...more

ICRC, local organizations, to offer full-day Fair Housing Conference
The Indiana Civil Rights Commission (ICRC) along with several local, state and federal organizations hope to bring greater awareness and understanding of the rights and responsibilities under the Fair Housing Act with their Equal Housing is STILL the Issue conference April 18th ...more 

Holocaust Day of Remembrance set for April 10th
The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Indiana Holiday Commission, the Indiana Civil Rights Commission and the Indianapolis Jewish Community Relations Council are conducting the 15th Annual Holocaust Day of Remembrance: Honoring the Rescuers on April 10th at the Indiana Statehouse...more

2013 Indiana Black Barbershop Health Initiative
The Indiana Commission on the Social Status of Black Males (ICSSBM) in conjunction with local commissions and community partners will be providing free health screenings and education at more than 50 barbershops throughout the state on April 13th...more

ICRC develops video that chronicles the history of civil rights
The Indiana Civil Rights Commission (ICRC), with help from Indiana Black Expo’s Youth Video Institute, has developed a video that chronicles the history of civil rights in Indiana. The video, titled Indiana’s Road to Equality takes an in-depth look at the trials and tribulations faced by minorities and women throughout the Hoosier state...more