Just a Few of the Stories in the April-May, 2014 Issue of
FAIR HOUSING NEWS:
New Study Discovers Pervasive Discrimination In Housing Voucher Program.
Read the report outlining the discrimination. (April 1, 2014 Release / http://www.wbez.org/news/new-report-reveals-pervasive-discrimination-housing-voucher-program-109946).
Study Finds Positive Link Between Car Access and Poverty Reduction.
Read about the Post on the Baltimore Program.Read the Urban Institute report. (http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2014/04/01/why-the-poor-need-better-access-to-cars / Washington Post, April 4, 2014:A15).
Study Finds Same-Sex Couples Seeking Senior Housing Often Face Bias.
(" Opening Doors: An Investigation of Barriers to Senior Housing for Same-Sex Couples") (February 16, 2014 ERC Press Release / http://www.equalrightscenter.org/site/PageServer?pagename=pr_14_2_26).
City of New Orleans Agrees to Settlement to Resolve Housing Discrimination Lawsuit.
(April 22, 2014 DOJ Press Release / http://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/2014/April/14-crt-418.html).
Governor O'Malley Signs Legislation to Protect Transgender Rights in Maryland.
(Baltimore Sun, May 15, 2014 / http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/politics/blog/bs-md-last-signing-20140514,0,6134049.story).
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