Texas' Harris County Agrees to Hire Bias Monitor

July 2011
India -- West;7/22/2011, Vol. 36 Issue 35, pA4
The article reports that the Commissioners Court of Harris County in Texas have unanimously voted to authorize a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with the U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ). It notes that the MOA would authorize the hiring of an expert to look into the religious and racial discrimination in its internal affairs division. It adds that the investigation has been triggered by the alleged harsh treatment to a Sikh family after they reported a burglary in their home.


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