Curtis v. LoetherAnnotate this Case
415 U.S. 189 (1974)
U.S. Supreme Court
Curtis v. Loether, 415 U.S. 189 (1974)
Curtis v. Loether
Argued December 5, 1973
Decided February 20, 1974
415 U.S. 189
The Seventh Amendment of the Constitution entitles either party to demand a jury trial in an action for damages in the federal courts under § 812 of the Civil Rights Act of 1968, which authorizes private plaintiffs to bring civil actions to redress violations of the Act's fair housing provisions. Pp. 415 U. S. 191-198.
467 F.2d 1110, affirmed.
MARSHALL, J., delivered the opinion for a unanimous Court.