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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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