Nearly 1.5 million New Yorkers at risk for eviction when trials begin next month

News Story (New York)

Rob Abruzzese
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
July 22, 2020
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Tags: Coronavirus, COVID-19, Housing: Eviction

Organizations mentioned/involved: National Coalition for a Civil Right to Counsel (NCCRC)


New analysis from the firm Stout Risius Ross LLC shows that with the New York court system expected to begin hearing eviction cases on Aug. 20, some 1.5 million New Yorkers are at risk of eviction, and more than 1 million cases are expected to be filed in the next four months.