COVID-19: CIVIL RIGHTS

Memo from Department of Justice


Memo: Protecting Civil Rights While Responding to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): Discrimination based on race, sex, religion, national origin, disability, and other protected classes is unlawful under several federal laws.




Nassau County: Know your Rights


This Know your Rights flyer discusses civil rights protections in Nassau County relating to:

  • Discrimination/Hate
  • Crime
  • Housing/Tenant Discrimination
  • Employment and Public Accommodation
  • Immigrant services





Last updated July 10, 2020. The situation is changing rapidly. Please check back for updates.

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