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CNN Quotes Sherrilyn Ifill on Pending Fair Housing Act Supreme Court Decision

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Decision anxiously awaited in Supreme Court housing case

"There is a huge divide that exists between us," said Sherrilyn Ifill, the [President and Director-Counsel] of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund who was at the Supreme Court on Monday waiting for a possible decision. "Our country remains deeply segregated and we need not only provisions of the Fair Housing Act to be intact, but we need aggressive, and affirmative enforcement of the act by the federal government and by state jurisdictions."

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