ICP’s Fair Housing Case is Affirmed by the U.S. Supreme Court

The Inclusive Communities Project’s (ICP) Fair Housing Case is affirmed. U.S. District Judge Sidney Fitzwater’s use of disparate impact liability under the Fair Housing Act was affirmed as was the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit’ decision affirming the use of disparate impact liability. This case, involving the State of Texas’ perpetuation of racial segregation in its Low Income Housing Tax Credit program, will now be sent back to Judge Fitzwater for further proceedings.

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