Fair Housing Act 2015 – Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs

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“The Court acknowledges the Fair Housing Act’s continuing role in moving the Nation toward a more integrated society…we must remain wary of policies that reduce homeowners to nothing more than their race.” – Justice Anthony Kennedy

Along with the ‪#‎AffordableCareAct and ‪#‎MarriageEquality, last week the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in another major case, “Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs v. Inclusive Communities Project.” In a 5-4 decision, ‪#‎SCOTUS upheld the ‪#‎FairHousingAct, finding that the Texas housing department had violated the Act, and engaged in racial discrimination…

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