Other Issue Areas

Public Accommodations:

State and federal laws prohibit the denial of retail services or access to public facilities based on race or national origin. The Lawyers’ Committee has been involved in litigation on behalf of clients and seeks clients who have been denied access or service in places of public accommodation based on their race and or national origin.

Police Accountability:

Police brutality and misconduct is disproportionately experienced in communities of color. The Lawyers’ Committee has successfully litigated police misconduct cases on behalf of clients who have had their state and or federal rights violated by law enforcement officials based on their race or national origin.