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Case Name United States v. Port Arthur Housing Authority EE-TX-0440
Docket / Court 1:94-cv-00145 ( E.D. Tex. )
State/Territory Texas
Case Type(s) Equal Employment
Attorney Organization U.S. Dept. of Justice Civil Rights Division
Case Summary
On March 10, 1994, the United States Department of Justice filed an employment discrimination lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas against the Housing Authority of the City of Port Arthur, Texas. On March 22, 1994, the District Court (Judge Howell Cobb) entered a ... read more >
On March 10, 1994, the United States Department of Justice filed an employment discrimination lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas against the Housing Authority of the City of Port Arthur, Texas. On March 22, 1994, the District Court (Judge Howell Cobb) entered a consent judgment. On the same day, the case was closed.

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Kaitlin Corkran - 04/05/2008


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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
Defendant-type
Housing Authority
Plaintiff Type
U.S. Dept of Justice plaintiff
Causes of Action
Defendant(s) Housing Authority of the City of Port Arthur
Plaintiff Description United States
Indexed Lawyer Organizations U.S. Dept. of Justice Civil Rights Division
Class action status sought No
Class action status granted No
Prevailing Party Unknown
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief Unknown
Source of Relief Settlement
Form of Settlement Court Approved Settlement or Consent Decree
Order Duration 1994 - 1994
Case Closing Year 1994
Case Ongoing No
Additional Resources
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Case Studies Megacases, Diversity, and the Elusive Goal of Workplace Reform
Written: Mar. 01, 2008
By: Nancy Levit (University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law)
Citation: 49 B.C. L. Rev. 367 (2008)
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  Second Generation Employment Discrimination: A Structural Approach
By: Susan Sturm (Columbia Law School)
Citation: 101 Colum. L. Rev. 458 (2001)
[ Detail ] [ External Link ]

Docket(s)
1:94-cv-00145 (E.D. Tex.) 03/22/1994
EE-TX-0440-9000 PDF | Detail
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General Documents
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Judges Cobb, Howell (E.D. Tex.)
EE-TX-0440-9000
Monitors/Masters None on record
Plaintiff's Lawyers Fenton, William B. (District of Columbia)
EE-TX-0440-9000
Mason, Steven MacArthur (Texas)
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Norris, Gloria Jean (Texas)
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Turner, James P. (District of Columbia)
EE-TX-0440-9000
Defendant's Lawyers Daughrity , C Lynn (Texas)
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Other Lawyers None on record

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