CIR in the news on Supreme Court firefighters decision

June 30, 2009

In  Ricci v. DeStefano, the Supreme Court ruled 5-4 that employers may not jettison the results of an otherwise fair promotion test solely because minority applicants score lower than non-minority applicants.  The decision was a victory for New Haven firefighters, who challenged that city’s decision to throw out the results of a civil service

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CIR’s Rosman to speak at ACS convention

June 19, 2009

CIR General Counsel Michael Rosman will speak at the American Constitution Society’s 2009 National Convention on June 19, 2009 in Washington, DC.  He will appear on a panel, “Race and the Law in the Wake of the 2008 Election” at 11:15 am.  More information can be found at the ACS

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