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Basic Facts About the Fair Housing Act

The Fair Housing Act covers most housing. In some circumstances, the Act exempts owner-occupied buildings with no more than four units, single-family housing sold or rented without the use of a broker, and housing operated by organizations and private clubs that limit occupancy to members.

Childcare for Children with Disabilities, including HIV

A fact sheet from the U.S. Deparment of Health and Human Services about discrimination against children with disabilities, including HIV.

Civil Rights Complaints

The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights' does not advocate for individual discrimination complaints, but has a referral service to get you in contact with providing information specific to your situation, the right office if decide to file a complaint.

Civil Rights FAQ's

General Civil Rights information including filing complaints, procedures, the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and other resources for help.

Disabled Parking Placard and Licencse Plates

A privately owned web site link which provides information on eligibility and application for a handicapped parking placard and license plates.

Educating Homeless Children and Youth

Despite the legal protections of the McKinney-Vento Act, homeless children and youth sometimes need help enrolling and participating in school. This guide provides information you need to know to advocate for the education of homeless children.

How Do I Fix My Credit Report

As a rule, it is a good idea to get a copy of your credit report at least once a year to make sure that it is correct. If there are mistakes, here's how to fix them.

How to File a Civil Rights Complaint (Health Care Provider)

If you feel a health care provider, or state or local government agency, has discriminated against you based on race, national origin, disability, or age, you may file a civil rights complaint.

How To File a Health Information Privacy Complaint with the Office for Civil Rights

Information on fililing a complaint if you believe that a person, agency or organization covered under the HIPAA Privacy Rule violated health information privacy rights or committed another violation of the Privacy Rule.

How to File a Housing Discrimination Complaint with HUD

Federal law prohibits housing discrimination based on your race, color, national origin, religion, sex, family status, or disability. If you have been trying to buy or rent a home or apartment and you believe your rights have been violated, you can file a fair housing complaint.

Human Rights - FAQ

Brief frequently asked questions sheet on Human Rights and discrimination

Office of Civil Rights Laws, Regulations and Standards

Read the nondiscrimination regulations that apply to programs, services, and activities receiving Federal financial assistance from HHS and other laws enforced by the Office of Civil Rights.

OK State Coordinator for Homeless Education

Every state is required to have a State Coordinator for Homeless Education, and every school District is required to have a local homeless education liaison. These individuals will assist you with a federal law that enables homeless children and youth to school and get all the services they need.

Privacy of Health Information

FAQ on your right to privacy of health infomation under the HIPAA privacy rule.

The Fair Housing Act

Read the Fair Housing Act, 42 USC 3601, Sec 801

The Whistleblower Protection Program

Workers have the right to complain to OSHA and seek an OSHA inspection.

What Are Your Rights As An Employee?

FAQ provided by the Oklahoma Bar Association.

Your Medical Records

HIPAA Privacy rules and your medical records.

Your Rights as a Person with HIV Infection or AIDS

The information is about federal laws that protect persons with HIV infection or AIDS from discrimination .

Childcare for Children with Disabilities, including HIV

A fact sheet from the U.S. Deparment of Health and Human Services about discrimination against children with disabilities, including HIV.

Civil Rights Complaints

The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights' does not advocate for individual discrimination complaints, but has a referral service to get you in contact with providing information specific to your situation, the right office if decide to file a complaint.

Civil Rights FAQ's

General Civil Rights information including filing complaints, procedures, the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and other resources for help.

How to File a Civil Rights Complaint (Health Care Provider)

If you feel a health care provider, or state or local government agency, has discriminated against you based on race, national origin, disability, or age, you may file a civil rights complaint.

Human Rights - FAQ

Brief frequently asked questions sheet on Human Rights and discrimination

Office of Civil Rights Laws, Regulations and Standards

Read the nondiscrimination regulations that apply to programs, services, and activities receiving Federal financial assistance from HHS and other laws enforced by the Office of Civil Rights.

Privacy of Health Information

FAQ on your right to privacy of health infomation under the HIPAA privacy rule.

The Whistleblower Protection Program

Workers have the right to complain to OSHA and seek an OSHA inspection.

What Are Your Rights As An Employee?

FAQ provided by the Oklahoma Bar Association.

Your Rights as a Person with HIV Infection or AIDS

The information is about federal laws that protect persons with HIV infection or AIDS from discrimination .

Court Forms (Judgments)

After getting a judgment in a court case, you must file certain documents to be able to collect your judgment or to be able to keep the judgment in place if you cannot collect it right away.

Court Forms (Judgments)

After getting a judgment in a court case, you must file certain documents to be able to collect your judgment or to be able to keep the judgment in place if you cannot collect it right away.

Civil Rights FAQ's

General Civil Rights information including filing complaints, procedures, the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and other resources for help.

File a Complaint under the Architectural Barriers Act

A link to an online form or a printable form for making a complaint about difficulties accessing public property. You may make a confidential report.

Office of Civil Rights Laws, Regulations and Standards

Read the nondiscrimination regulations that apply to programs, services, and activities receiving Federal financial assistance from HHS and other laws enforced by the Office of Civil Rights.

Civil Rights Complaints

The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights' does not advocate for individual discrimination complaints, but has a referral service to get you in contact with providing information specific to your situation, the right office if decide to file a complaint.

Court Forms (Judgments)

After getting a judgment in a court case, you must file certain documents to be able to collect your judgment or to be able to keep the judgment in place if you cannot collect it right away.

File a Complaint under the Architectural Barriers Act

A link to an online form or a printable form for making a complaint about difficulties accessing public property. You may make a confidential report.

How To File a Health Information Privacy Complaint with the Office for Civil Rights

Information on fililing a complaint if you believe that a person, agency or organization covered under the HIPAA Privacy Rule violated health information privacy rights or committed another violation of the Privacy Rule.

How to File a Housing Discrimination Complaint with HUD

Federal law prohibits housing discrimination based on your race, color, national origin, religion, sex, family status, or disability. If you have been trying to buy or rent a home or apartment and you believe your rights have been violated, you can file a fair housing complaint.

Oklahoma Find A Lawyer

As a community service, the OBA does provide a directory of its attorney members who have given their permission to have their names published in the Oklahoma Find A Lawyer directory at Oklahoma Find A Lawyer. There you can search by both geographic area or by a lawyer's practice area.

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