Alabama Governor Kay Ivey Issues Ban on Evictions

April 6, 2020

On Friday, April 3, Alabama Governor Kay Ivey issued a proclamation to prevent law enforcement officers from removing tenants from their homes. It grants temporary relief from foreclosures and evictions, but residents are still obligated to pay rent or mortgages.

"Tenants need to know their rent is still due just like normal," said Legal Services Alabama in Huntsville Managing Attorney Holly Ray. 

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