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NCJ Number: NCJ 193979     Find in a Library
Title: Civil Rights Complaints in U.S. District Courts, 2000
Series: BJS Crime Data Briefs
Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 2002
Page Count: 2
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Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This paper presents selected findings about civil rights cases in the U.S. district courts that dealt with employment, housing, welfare, voting, or other civil rights issues between 1990 and 2000.
Abstract: This report does not include prisoner petitions or criminal civil rights cases prosecuted by U.S. attorneys. Information is presented on the number and types of civil rights cases filed, jurisdiction and disposition of civil rights cases, and plaintiff winners and awards. Charts
Main Term(s): Civil Rights Laws ; District Courts (Federal)
Index Term(s): Welfare services ; Equal opportunity employment ; Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) ; Courts ; Employment discrimination
   
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