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Anti-Discrimination Center – new page mapping housing segregation

The Anti-Discrimination Center: May 3, 2018 – Segregated, really segregated, or ultra-segregated? — “The 50th anniversary of the passage of the Fair Housing Act has come and gone, but startling new maps from the Anti-Discrimination Center vividly show the depth and … Continue reading

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CFP: ABA Journal of Affordable Housing & Community Development Law

ABA Journal of Affordable Housing & Community Development Law Call for Papers Sustainability in Affordable Housing, Fair Housing & Community Development Abstracts due October 15, 2018 Drafts due January 1, 2019 The Journal of Affordable Housing & Community Development Law(the… … Continue reading

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Temp Nurses & Hospital Techs Class Certified Despite Differing Housing Benefits

With staffing agencies gaining a greater foothold in the employment market, their employees face unique challenges in trying to hold them accountable for wage-and-hour violations. The staffing business model—where employees ostensibly under the staffing agency’s control are lent out to … Continue reading

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“Growing Pains”: First District Holds Program EIR for San Francisco’s General Plan Housing Element Amendment Complies with CEQA

In a lengthy published opinion filed on August 22, 2018, the First District Court of Appeal (Div. 4) affirmed the trial court’s judgment rejecting various CEQA challenges to the City of San Francisco’s (“City”) Program EIR analyzing the environmental impacts … Continue reading

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Illinois Housing Authority Residents Exposed to Lead-Based Paint, Mice, Roaches, and Mold

In an audit released late last month, the inspector general for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) reported that a southern Illinois housing authority failed to test for and safely remedy lead-based paint, while also allowing residents … Continue reading

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