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The Ninth Circuit Court issues a rare smack-down to a civil rights group


URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/opinion/article/the_ninth_circuit_court_issues_a_rare_smack-down_to_a_civil_rights_group_20

Have the courts that have often been tolerant of questionable claims of racial discrimination finally begun to run out of patience? This may be the case. Recently the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals raised eyebrows by issuing a stinging rebuke to civil rights lawyers who brought a lawsuit that claimed their plaintiffs – poor and largely minority public bus riders in the San Francisco Bay Area – had been the victims of discrimination.

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