Tennessee Fair Housing Council719 Thompson Lane, Suite 200Nashville, TN 37204(615) 383-6155Fax: (615) 383-8389
Court grants class-action status to lawsuit against apartment complex, security company whose guards abused a Hispanic resident
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Jerry Gonzalez, Attorney and Counselor, 360-6060 Martha M.
For Release June 25, 2003
Contact: Veralee Liban, Executive Director
The Equal Rights Center
(202) 234-3062 ext 22
THE EQUAL RIGHTS CENTER SELECTS 14 FAIR HOUSING AGENCIES
FOR BEST PRACTICES AWARDS
The Equal Rights Center today announced that it has selected 14 housing agencies to receive the Fair Housing Best Practices award for innovative programs in 2002. These awards are made possible by a grant awarded to The Equal Rights Center by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
THE FRANK HAWKINS KENAN INSTITUTE oF PRIVATE ENTERPRISE
The Center for Community Capitalism
Dr. Michael A. Stegman, Director
CONTACT: Christine Kraly, The Hastings Group, 703/276-3258
STUDY: NC PREDATORY LENDING LAW CUTS ABUSES,DOES NOT DRY UP CREDIT FOR BORROWERS
Independent Review of Nations First State Anti-Predatory Lending Law;
3-Year Prepayment Penalty Terms of 3 years or more Down 72 Percent in N.C., Up in Neighboring States by as much as 260 Percent.
NEWS RELEASESouthern California Housing Rights CenterLos Angeles, CA
For Immediate ReleaseJune 23, 2003
Contact: Gary Rhoades, Litigation Director213/387-8400
(ROSEMEAD, CALIFORNIA, June 23, 2003) -- Jennifer Fleming of Rosemead received an offer from landlord Ken Fredricy to rent the house next to his residence, it was not an offer she could accept given this landlords comments during her tour. Because those comments violated the Fair Housing Act, she and the Housing Rights Center obtained a $23,064 award this in U.S.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Tim Kelly, Attorney at Law
P O Box 65, Emigrant, Montana 59027
(406/333-4111) or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Southern California Housing Rights Center
Contact: Gary Rhoades
213-387-8400 x 32
For Immediate Release May 12, 2003
Contact: Tracey McCartney, Executive Director, or
Martha Lafferty, Staff Attorney
(GALLATIN, Tenn., Dec. 30, 2002) -- A single mother will receive a total of $18,000 in damages and attorney fees to settle a federal housing discrimination lawsuit against the owners and manager of Halewood Manor, an apartment complex in Gallatin, Tenn.