Texas

Discrimination (Equal Protection)

Legal Resources

  • A Guide to Disability Rights Law

    Provides information about your rights under the ADA when seeking and retaining employment. Read More

    By:
    U.S. Department of Justice
  • Equal Credit Opportunity: Understanding Your Rights Under the Law

    The Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the nation’s consumer protection agency, enforces the Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA), which prohibits credit discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age, or because you get public assistance. Creditors may ask you for most of this information in certain situations, but they may not use it when deciding whether to give you credit or when setting the terms of your credit. Read More

    By:
    Federal Trade Commission
  • Title IX and Gender Equality in Texas Public School Athletics PDF

    Report and resources about resource disparity in women's athletic programs in Texas high schools, including information about filing administrative complaints. Content Detail

    By:
    Texas Civil Rights Project