About the Consortium

We are committed to:
Encouraging the highest courts of each state to create commissions to examine the treatment accorded minorities in their courts;
Sharing the collective knowledge of task forces and commissions with courts, law enforcement, and the community;
Providing technical assistance and expertise to commissions, task forces, and other interested organizations and individuals on the subject of racial and ethnic fairness.
More about our mission.

State activities

North Carolina Commission on Racial and Ethnic Disparities (NC-CRED) is a collaborative research-based organization whose mission is to identify, document, and alleviate racial and ethnic disparities in the criminal justice system.

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  • Conference materials now available View materials for the 2015 National Consortium of Task Forces and Commissions on Racial and Ethnic Bias in the Courts conference. read more
  • Fourth of July 2015 In celebration of the commitment made in July 1776, the National Consortium would like to provide three moving examples of what American Independence has meant to minority Americans. read more
  • Lack of Minorities Practicing Law The disparity between the proportion of minority persons in the legal profession and minority populations in the US is stark. What are some of the causes for this disparity? read more
 

Special Recognition 

 
 

In celebration of this commitment made in July 1776, the National Consortium on Racial and Ethnic Fairness in the Courts would like to provide three moving examples of what American Independence has meant to minority Americans. Read more.