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Title VI of the Civil Rights Act

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May 11, 2016 | Reference

Exhibits: Title VI Complaint - Brandywine, Maryland

Exhibit List. The state of Maryland faces a federal civil rights complaint, filed by Earthjustice, on behalf of residents in the majority black community of Brandywine, Md., after the state approved a permit for a gas-fired power plant that would have disproportionate pollution impacts on the basis of race.

May 11, 2016 | Legal Document

Complaint: Title VI - Brandywine, Maryland

The state of Maryland faces a federal civil rights complaint, filed by Earthjustice, on behalf of residents in the majority black community of Brandywine, Md., after the state approved a permit for a gas-fired power plant that would have disproportionate pollution impacts on the basis of race.

May 11, 2016 | Map

Power Plants Near Brandywine, Maryland

Brandywine faces excessive levels of pollution because two of the state's power plants are either in the community or nearby. Three additional plants that have been permitted, including the one proposed by Mattawoman, have yet to be built.

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