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Civil Rights

The Civil Rights Act of 1964 is a landmark civil rights and U.S. Labor Law that outlaws discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. It prohibits unequal application of voter registration requirements, and racial segregation in schools, employment, and public accommodations. 

The Civil Rights Act was signed into law by U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson on July 2, 1964.

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