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Yale and Arizona law professor to discuss racially restrictive covenants at UF Law

Yale and Arizona law professor to discuss racially restrictive covenants at UF Law

Published: Mar 11th, 2013

While the idea sounds absurd today, up until the 1940s it was not uncommon for property deeds to include clauses that restricted the sale of property to whites only. In 1948, the Supreme Court ruled against these racially restrictive covenants and the […]