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HUD Approves Settlement Between Puerto Rico Public Housing Authority and Residents Who Alleged Disability Discrimination

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it has negotiated an agreement between the Puerto Rico Public Housing Authority (PRPHA) and residents of the housing authority that have disabilities. Read the Voluntary Compliance/Conciliation Agreement. The agreement resolves allegations that the El Trebol public housing development was inaccessible to persons with disabilities(…)

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The United States filed a complaint in United States v. Nelson (S.D. Cal.), alleging a pattern or practice of sexual harassment in violation of the Fair Housing Act.

On June 11, 2019, the United States filed a complaint in United States v. Nelson (S.D. Cal.), alleging a pattern or practice of sexual harassment in violation of the Fair Housing Act.  The complaint alleges that Nelson, who owns and manages at least two four-unit rental properties in the San Diego, California area, engaged in a pattern or practice(…)

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