Eviction of Longview Housing Authority client overturned

“I’m excited,” Morgan said, crediting Lone Star Legal Aid of Longview for representing her in court. “I feel like justice has been served.”

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Jimmy Daniell Isaac
Longview News-Journal
February 21, 2019
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Tags: Housing: Eviction

Organizations mentioned/involved: Lone Star Legal Aid


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A Gregg County judge effectively rejected an eviction notice Thursday against Morgan, a federal housing voucher client who had been ordered to leave the Longview home where she complained of numerous maintenance concerns.

Lone Star Legal Aid appealed the case to County Court-at-Law No. 2 Judge Vincent Dulweber, who overturned the eviction Thursday — giving Morgan, her 6-year-old son and 17-month-old daughter at least another week at the Jefferson Street residence.