January 23, 2017 — Reporting Discimination
Human Relations Investigator Nicole Alston- Jackson discusses fair housing, who is protected under fair housing laws and how to fight housing discrimination by filing a complaint with the Division of Human Relations.
December 16, 2016 — Human Relations Awareness Month
Human Relations Supervisor Vincent Petroff discusses Human Relations Awareness month and the State Human Relation Commission’s mission to foster amicable relations among the diverse populations of Delaware.
June 23, 2014 - Commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act
Remembering the Courageous People Who passed the Torch of Justice and Civil Rights
On July 2, 1964, President Lyndon Johnson signed the historic Civil Rights Act into law. On Wednesday, July 2, 2014, a series of events sponsored the State Human Relations Commission with other organizations and community groups will be convened across Delaware, in all three counties, to commemorate 50th anniversary of this landmark legislation.
November 28, 2012 - Sussex Paying to Settle Bias Claim
Written by James Fisher of The News Journal
Sussex County will pay a developer $750,000 under the terms of a consent decree aimed at resolving a lawsuit that accuses the county of racially discriminating against a group trying to create a subdivision of low-income housing.