As elusive and unreliable as the basic resources have been at the Oasis Mobile Home Park, so has justice.
By giving tenants a legal right to counsel, Fresno can lower the number of people experiencing homelessness
As families barely scrape by, landlords can afford to hire legal representation in what is an unfair process in a courtroom which only exacerbates a tenant’s financial liability when the attorney collects additional fees and surcharges from tenants.
Federal Court Prohibits Local Governments From Excluding Non-Citizens from Certain CARES-Funded Programs
As a federal court decision, and as statute 8 U.S.C. § 1611(a) preempts state and local law, state and local law cannot exclude undocumented individuals from CARES funded programs.