Some weekly Las Vegas renters are facing eviction, even with a freeze

News Story (Nevada)

Rachel Crosby
Las Vegas Review-Journal
March 27, 2020
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Tags: Coronavirus, COVID-19, Housing: Eviction

Organizations mentioned/involved: Nevada Legal Services, Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada, Civil Law Self-Help Center (NV)


Las Vegas evictions are not supposed to be happening right now, regardless of whether people can currently pay rent, though they should if they can, legal advocates say. Court orders prevent evictions until at least mid-April. But amid the pandemic, weekly renters are still quietly being served eviction notices and in some cases being kicked out of complexes.