Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs v. The Inclusive Communities Project, Inc.

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
13-1371 5th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: (1) Whether disparate-impact claims are cognizable under the Fair Housing Act; and (2) if disparate-impact claims are cognizable under the Fair Housing Act, what standards and burdens of proof should apply.

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DateProceedings and Orders
May 13 2014Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due June 16, 2014)
Jun 2 2014Brief of respondent Frazier Revitalization Inc. in support filed.
Jun 4 2014Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the petitioners.
Jun 6 2014Consent to the filing of amicus suriae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from the respondent Frazier Revitalization Onc.
Jun 11 2014Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the respondent Inclusive Communities Project, Inc.
Jun 12 2014Order extending time to file response to petition to and including July 16, 2014.
Jun 16 2014Brief amicus curiae of Eagle Forum Education & Legal Defense Fund, Inc. filed.
Jun 16 2014Brief amici curiae of Pacific Legal Foundation, et al. filed.
Jun 16 2014Brief amici curiae of American Bankers Association, et al. filed.
Jun 16 2014Brief amicus curiae of Texas Apartment Association filed.
Jun 16 2014Brief amicus curiae of National Multifamily Housing Council filed.
Jun 24 2014Letter proposing a lodging of non-record material, consisting of ACS census data, received from counsel for amicus Eagle Forum filed.
Jul 16 2014Brief of respondent The Inclusive Communities Project, Inc. in opposition filed.
Jul 29 2014Reply of petitioners Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs, et al. filed.
Jul 30 2014DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 29, 2014.
 
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