Implications Of Magner On The Loose

Law360, New York (February 15, 2012, 5:47 PM EST) -- In an abrupt turn of events, on Feb. 10, 2012, the parties in Magner v. Gallagher (Sup. Ct. Docket 10-1032), a case that presented the U.S. Supreme Court with the chance to decide whether the disparate impact method of proving discrimination is available under the Fair Housing Act (FHA), agreed to dismiss the case. The case was fully briefed by the parties, numerous amicus briefs had been submitted, and oral argument was scheduled for Feb. 29. The court has not yet acted on the agreed motion...
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