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Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, Inc. v. Craigslist, Inc.
United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
519 F.3d 666 (2008)
Craigslist, Inc. (Craigslist) (defendant) owned a platform that allowed third parties to advertise housing. Some of those housing advertisements included language that was discriminatory, such as “NO MINORITIES.” The Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, Inc. (the committee) (plaintiff) filed suit against Craigslist, contending that Craigslist violated § 804(a) of the Fair Housing Act.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Eastbrook, C.J.)
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