BJS: Bureau of Justice Statistics

Home  |  About Us  |  Contact Us  |  Help  |  A-Z Topic List
 
 
Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
Home  | Publication & Product Detail
Publication Civil Rights Complaints in U.S. District Courts, 2000

July 1, 2002    NCJ 193979

Presents selected findings about civil rights cases in U.S. district courts that dealt with employment, housing, welfare, voting, or other civil rights issues between 1990 and 2000. This report does not include prisoner petitions or criminal civil rights cases prosecuted by U.S. attorneys. Information is presented on the number and types of civil rights cases filed, jurisdiction and disposition of civil rights cases, and plaintiff winners and awards.

Additional data tables through 2000 that are based on the earlier Special Report, Civil Rights Complaints in U.S. District Courts, 1990-98, are available in spreadsheets in a zip archive.

Part of the Civil Rights Complaints in U.S. District Courts Series

PDF (42K)
ASCII file (4K)
Spreadsheet (Zip format 1K)
To order paper version

Help for using BJS products

About the Source Data
Civil Justice Survey of State Courts (CJSSC)

To cite this product, use the following link:
http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=557

View All Publications and Products


Back to Top