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Liability of Interactive Computer Service for Violating the Fair Housing Act [electronic resource].

Author/Creator:
Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
Publication:
[S.l] : [s.n.], 2008.
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Government document
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1 online resource (6 p., digital, PDF file)
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Subjects:
Computers.
Sex discrimination.
Religions.
Summary:
Reviews U.S. Court of Appeals ruling in Fair Housing Council of San Fernando Valley v. Roommate.com, which found that interactive computer services may be held liable for violating the Fair Housing Act by enabling people to express roommate preferences for characteristics such as age, gender, and religion.
Notes:
Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection (last viewed Dec. 2010). Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
CRS Report.
Other format:
Microfiche version: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. Liability of Interactive Computer Service for Violating the Fair Housing Act
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Restricted for use by site license.