Fair Housing Center Files Fourth Motion for Contempt Against St. Bernard Parish

On October 13, 2009, the Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center (GNOFHAC) filed a fourth Motion for Contempt alleging St. Bernard Parish has violated the federal Fair Housing Act and a Consent Order. On September 15, 2009, Parish officials passed an ordinance to hold a public vote on a moratorium on multi-family housing. The special election is set for November 14, 2009.

10-14-09 Download the press release here.

10-14-09 Read the nola.com article “Fair housing group says St. Bernard Parish broke housing laws again” here.

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Posted by decubingon 10/14/2009and categorized as Blog, Press Releases, Uncategorized