Commission settles landmark discrimination case, in which a company denied housing to applicants with criminal records without performing individualized analyses, resulting in a disparate impact on Black and Hispanic New Yorkers.
As always, the Commission has joined the UN and other agencies in recognizing #16Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence by reminding New Yorkers that survivors of domestic violence, sex offenses, or stalking are protected against discrimination in housing and employment.
The Commission's third release from its "You Have Rights NYC" testimonial video series highlights housing discrimination based on lawful source of income.
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