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Blog Archive : December 1986

Jose Aspera posted a blog on Dec 31, 1986

CLC Champions Civil Rights in Lake County Jail

A consent decree in Kissane v. Brown prescribes procedures governing virtually every aspect of the administration of the Lake County Jail, including disciplinary and grievance procedures, inmate classification, and medical care.

Jose Aspera posted a blog on Dec 31, 1986

CLC Alleges Federal Laws Require Developers of Rehabilitated Homes Must Fulfill Obligations to Minority Tenants

The Committee brings an action against a group of private developers and government officials, alleging that federal laws governing the use of rehabilitation funds require the developers to fulfill obligations to low-income minority tenants, and that tenants have been constructively evicted because of the failure to maintain the premises.