Press Releases

Press Release: Thursday, April 25, 2013

Major U.S. Landlord Accused of Disability Queens, NY – On April 25, 2013, the Fair Housing Justice Center (FHJC) and a woman living with AIDS who applied to rent an apartment at the 5000-unit LeFrak City complex filed a lawsuit in federal district court (S.D.N.Y.) alleging that one of the nation’s largest landlords discriminates on […]

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Press Release: Thursday, April 18, 2013

Brooklyn Landlord Accused of Race Discrimination Brooklyn, NY – On April 29, 2013, the Fair Housing Justice Center (FHJC) and three African American testers filed a lawsuit in federal district court (E.D.N.Y.) alleging that the owners and managers of an apartment building in Brooklyn discriminate against African American renters.  This case resulted from an undercover […]

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Press Release: Monday, March 25, 2013

FHJC Offers Free Fair Housing Accessibility Workshops  New York, NY – Today, the Fair Housing Justice Center (FHJC) announced that it will offer two free workshops in 2013 on federal fair housing accessibility requirements. The workshops will provide attendees with detailed and reliable information about accessibility requirements that apply to the design and construction of […]

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Press Release: March 28, 2013

FHJC Celebrates Fair Housing Month New York, NY,  The Fair Housing Justice Center (FHJC), a civil rights organization based in New York City, will celebrate April as Fair Housing Month with the theme “Removing Barriers, Creating Inclusive Communities.” The Fair Housing Act was signed into law on April 11, 1968, one week after the assassination of […]

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Press Release: December 5, 2012

FHJC Rental Testing Reveals Race Discrimination New York, NY – On December 5, 2012, the Fair Housing Justice Center (FHJC) and three African American testers filed a federal lawsuit alleging that the owner and manager of a 107-unit apartment building located in Sunnyside, Queens discriminate against African American renters. The lawsuit is based on the results of […]

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Press Release: February 27, 2012

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Press Release: October 20, 2010

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Press Release: August 27, 2010

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Press Release: February 4, 2010

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Press Release: January 5, 2010

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