Battling bad landlords just got tougher

Feature (Ohio)

Battling bad landlords just got tougher

February 9, 2018 | Mark Naymik | Plain Dealer (Cleveland, OH)
For 40 years, the Cleveland Tenants Organization was one of their few allies, guiding them on how to legally withhold rent from bad landlords and advising them of their rights during the eviction process.
Tags: Housing: Eviction | Housing: Landlord-Tenant

Brooklyn landlord tried to boot Latino tenants, demanded to know their immigration status: lawsuit

News Story (New York)

Brooklyn landlord tried to boot Latino tenants, demanded to know their immigration status: lawsuit

January 23, 2018 | Edgar Sandoval , Ginger Adams Otis , Andrew Keshner | New York Daily News
Current and former residents at two Sunset Park buildings are looking to bring Adel Eskander’s years of alleged discrimination to a halt with the class-action lawsuit filed Tuesday in Brooklyn Federal Court.
Tags: Housing: Discrimination | Housing: Eviction | Minorities: Racial/Ethnic