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Metro to examine if fare hike hurts poor, minorities

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Metro has yet to determine whether it is violating a federal civil rights law by placing undue burden on its poor and minority riders with a proposed fare increase. Riders are already crying foul, especially those who use MetroAccess and who are disproportionately minority and low-income. A proposal to charge much higher rates for those who use paper cards also would hurt poor riders,...