DOJ Announces New Initiative to Combat Mortgage Lending Discrimination

DOJ Announces New Initiative to Combat Mortgage Lending Discrimination

The Department of Justice (DOJ) announced on Oct. 22 a new initiative to combat what United States Attorney General Merrick Garland is calling “modern day redlining,” investigating discriminatory practices by mortgage lenders across the country that exclude people of color in violation of federal law.

The new program—Combatting Redlining Initiative—will run …read more