Civil Rights Act

Civil Rights Act may refer to several acts in the history of civil rights in the United States, including:

Read more about Civil Rights Act:  Federal Legislation, State Legislation

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List Of United States Supreme Court Cases By The Warren Court
427 (1953) Claims under Securities Act of 1933 not arbitrable Miller Brothers Co. 612 (1954) constitutionality of The Federal Regulation of Lobbying Act of 1946 Berman v. 332 (1956) contracts under the Natural Gas Act of 1938 Federal Power Commission v ...
Lemuel Penn
... who was murdered by members of the Ku Klux Klan in 1964, nine days after passage of the Civil Rights Act ... Federal prosecutors eventually charged both for violating Penn's civil rights ... government successfully prosecuted the men for violations under the new Civil Rights Act of 1964, passed just nine days before Penn's murder ...
Civil Rights Act - State Legislation
... California Unruh Civil Rights Act, prohibiting discrimination in housing Florida Florida Civil Rights Act of 1992, freedom from discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age ...
List Of United States Supreme Court Cases - 1960–1969
17 (1960) Fifteenth Amendment, Civil Rights Act Federal Power Commission v. 145 (1960) Pay Income Tax Then Litigate, Internal Revenue Act Dusky v. 603 (1960) no property right in Social Security benefits Boynton v ...
Protected Class
... against based on these characteristics Race – Federal Civil Rights Act of 1964 Color – Federal Civil Rights Act of 1964 Religion – Federal Civil Rights Act of 1964 National origin ...

Famous quotes by civil rights act:

    A mechanism of some kind stands between us and almost every act of our lives.
    Sarah Patton Boyle, U.S. civil rights activist and author. The Desegregated Heart, part 3, ch. 2 (1962)

    If we love-and-serve an ideal we reach backward in time to its inception and forward to its consummation. To grow is sometimes to hurt; but who would return to smallness?
    Sarah Patton Boyle, U.S. civil rights activist and author. The Desegregated Heart, part 3, ch. 3 (1962)