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At its May 26 meeting , the council voted 5-2—with Mayor Rebecca Garcia and Councilmember Francisco Estrada dissenting—not to extend the moratorium past its May 31 expiration date, and instead defer...
Long Beach’s current ban on evictions due to nonpayment — in place since March to protect renters from displacement during the coronavirus pandemic — is set to expire July 31, and it’s unclear...
Advocates have warned since the beginning of the pandemic that the 2.4 million farmworkers who plant and harvest the nation’s food live and labor under conditions that make them extremely vulnerable...
On Tuesday in Long Beach, the City Council will consider putting them on a repayment plan with incremental deadlines before the full bill comes due in a year. The proposal has set up a fight between...
A landlord association sued the city of Los Angeles on Thursday over its moratorium on evictions and rent increases amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, saying the two ordinances are overbroad and...
Los Angeles will soon experience waves of evictions as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new report from the UCLA Luskin Institute on Inequality and Democracy . Author Gary Blasi...
Eviction moratoriums across the country are keeping people in their apartments, but millions of Americans could not make their rent payments April 1. They cannot pay May 1 either. And when the bans...
A coalition of volunteer lawyers have come together to aid Angelenos through their legal troubles during the novel coronavirus, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said Tuesday. Renters facing trouble...
The coronavirus pandemic is claiming financial casualties among families who were already battling poverty. A mother of six, had police officers at her door repeatedly to enforce an eviction. It is a...
The city of Los Angeles has passed a couple of local emergency measures to try to thwart evictions, and it’s giving renters time to pay back any rent payments they might miss during the outbreak...

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