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17 Mar 2016, 3:25 pm by Gritsforbreakfast
"DOJ critical of using arrest warrants for collectionsI'm thrilled to see my old pal Vanita Gupta at the Civil Rights Division of the Justice Department targeting excessive fines and fees and debtors' prison policies. [read post]
11 Mar 2016, 4:05 am by Howard Friedman
Among those addressing the round table were Vanita Gupta, head of the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division. [read post]
24 Feb 2016, 7:25 am by Gritsforbreakfast
I miss Vanita, we haven't spoken since she became a big shot.Compensating Alfred BrownI'll be interested to see if the Comptroller gives compensation to Alfred Dwayne Brown. [read post]
2 Feb 2016, 10:19 pm by WOLFGANG DEMINO
"“We commend Toyota for its commitment to making changes to its business to ensure fair treatment for all customers, regardless of race or national origin,” said the head of DOJ’s Civil Rights Division, Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Vanita Gupta. [read post]
18 Dec 2015, 12:48 pm by Howard Friedman
 The Department of Justice has posted the full text of remarks at the forum by Vanita Gupta, head of the Civil Rights Division. [read post]
8 Dec 2015, 3:51 am by SHG
Vanita Gupta runs the DoJ’s civil rights division, which is generally views as being an arm apart from the prosecutorial body. [read post]
18 Nov 2015, 7:27 am by Gritsforbreakfast
That's a common denominator in a large proportion of false convictions which result in exonerations.The DissentersHere's an interesting piece on the politics of judicial dissents.Cry me a river: PDs grouse about federal consent decreesThe Washington Post and PBS Frontline examined major DOJ interventions at police departments in a story which finds our old pal Vanita Gupta called to account for agency actions taken years before she assumed control of the Civil Rights… [read post]
14 Oct 2015, 10:40 am by Joseph Fishkin
--Urja Mittal, Lina Khan, Jake Struebing, and Brian HighsmithFriday, October 162:15pm-3:00pm - Opening Keynote: Acting Assistant Attorney General Vanita Gupta3:05pm-4:20pm - Panel 1: Economic Inequality as a Threat to DemocracyJacob Hacker, James Kwak, Jedediah Purdy, Wendy WeiserThis panel will discuss the ways that extreme inequality strains -- and perhaps even precludes -- democratic practice. [read post]
31 Jul 2015, 7:45 am by Robert Kraft
‘People with disabilities who travel must be able to count on getting the accessible cabin they reserve and the cruise lines must provide equal access to the choice of amenities and attractions that passengers expect from a major cruise company like Carnival Corporation,’ Vanita Gupta of the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division said in a statement. [read post]
3 Jun 2015, 8:06 am by Allison Tussey
Attorney Melinda Haag, Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division Vanita Gupta, and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray announced the consent order. [read post]
31 May 2015, 4:31 pm by Joy Waltemath
“Creating unlawful discriminatory barriers that prevent work-authorized immigrants from working is unacceptable,” said Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Vanita Gupta of the Civil Rights Division. [read post]
29 May 2015, 6:51 am by Gritsforbreakfast
Rick Perry little choice but to de-fund them in the end.Still, Vanita played a pivotal role. [read post]
27 May 2015, 3:58 am by SHG
As Vanita Gupta, head of OCR said, “today’s agreement really should serve as a model for those seeking to address similar issues in their communities,” which makes no sense at all. [read post]
5 May 2015, 7:11 am by Associated Press
Lynch will be joined by head of the Civil Rights Division Vanita Gupta, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services Director Ronald Davis and Community Relations Service Director Grande Lum. [read post]
26 Mar 2015, 7:45 am by Jeanne Lauer
“The Fair Housing Act prohibits housing providers from discriminating against families with children,” said Acting Assistant Attorney General Vanita Gupta of the Civil Rights Division. [read post]
4 Mar 2015, 3:49 pm by Sabrina I. Pacifici
”  “While the findings in Ferguson are very serious and the list of needed changes is long, the record of the Civil Rights Division’s work with police departments across the country shows that if the Ferguson Police Department truly commits to community policing, it can restore the trust it has lost,” said Acting Assistant Attorney General Vanita Gupta of the Civil Rights Division. [read post]
7 Jan 2015, 11:45 am by Jim Gerl
""The diversity of this nation is one of its greatest attributes," said Acting Assistant Attorney General Vanita Gupta for the Civil Rights Division at DOJ. [read post]
19 Oct 2014, 7:00 am by Howard Friedman
The Justice Department announced last Wednesday that beginning tomorrow Vanita Gupta will serve as Acting Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division. [read post]
17 Oct 2014, 2:16 pm by Andrew M. Ironside
NYTimes's Jesse Wegman calls President Obama's selection of the ACLU's Vanita Gupta to run the DOJ's Civil Rights Division an "inspired" but "risky" decision. [read post]
16 Oct 2014, 9:19 am by Martha F Davis
Vanita Gupta, the newly appointed (and soon to be formally nominated) Acting Director of the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice, will likely have an important role to play in the upcoming Universal Periodic Review of the U.S.... [read post]