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Title VI of the Civil Rights Act

The Latest On: Title VI of the Civil Rights Act

April 2, 2018 | Legal Document

Title VI OCR Investigations Order

Order granting in part and denying in part plaintiffs’ motion for summary judgment; and denying defendants’ rule 12 motion to dismiss and granting alternative motion for summary judgment as to the sixth claim for relief

June 27, 2017 | In the News: 9News NBC

A Detailed Look At I-70's Future After $1.2 Billion Makeover

Joel Minor, Attorney, Rocky Mountain Office: “[The decision] ignored a mountain of evidence that the Elyria-Swansea and Globeville neighborhoods are already overburdened by pollution, not only from the highway, but also from many other toxic hazards that threaten their health.”

April 4, 2017 | Legal Document

Legal Document: Community Group Alleges Civil Rights Violations by the City and Port of Oakland in Complaint to Federal Government

On behalf of the communities of West Oakland, the West Oakland Environmental Indicators Project submits this Complaint regarding the City of Oakland’s pattern of neglect and systemic disregard for the health and wellbeing of West Oakland’s residents, as demonstrated by its continuous authorizations of expanded freight infrastructure activities at the Port of Oakland and the former Oakland Army Base while failing to ensure adequate health and safety protections for the surrounding community.

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