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Economic Justice | Fair Housing and Lending

Bank of America Corp. v. City of Miami and Wells Fargo & Co. v. City of Miami

On June 28, 2016, the Supreme Court of the United States granted and consolidated two cases about whether the City of Miami can sue for predatory and discriminatory lending practices....More

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Economic Justice | Fair Housing and Lending

Morningside v. Sabree

The ACLU of Michigan, the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. and lawyers from Covington & Burling LLP filed a class-action More

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Economic Justice | Fair Housing and Lending
Washington, D.C. Advocacy | Fair Housing

Disparate Impact

The Supreme Court’s upcoming ruling on the Fair Housing Act will test our nation’s commitment to equal treatment under the law.  It will determine whether equal opportunity in housing continues to be one of our most cherished values.  As our nation becomes more diverse...More

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Economic Justice | Fair Housing and Lending

The Color of Money: Racial (In)equity in Lending

Access to fair credit affects all aspects of an individual's or family's life.  Unfortunately, African-American borrowers are often steered into predatory, risky loan products, or denied access to any credit at all.  To address these issues, on April 29, 2014, the Econom...More

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