Housing Eviction - Media

  1. Alex Acquisto and Erin Rhoda, The $132k Idea That Could Reduce Bangor's Eviction Problem, Bangor Daily News (Sept. 24, 2018), available at http://bangordailynews.com/2018/09/24/mainefocus/one-idea-to-reduce-bangor-evictions-at-132k/.

  2. Ellie Anzilotti, Cities are Guaranteeing Lawyers Tenants Access to a Lawyer to Help Them Fight Eviction, Fast Company (Aug. 24, 2017), available at https://www.fastcompany.com/40457052/cities-are-guaranteeing-tenants-access-to-a-lawyer-to-help-them-fight-eviction.

  3. Ashley Archibald, Forced Out: Evictions Have Doubled in the United States Since 2000, Real Change (Apr. 25, 2018), available at http://realchangenews.org/2018/04/25/forced-out-evictions-have-doubled-united-states-2000.

  4. Jake Blumgart, To Reduce Unfair Evictions, Tenants Need Lawyers, PlanPhilly/WHYY (Mar. 16, 2017), available at http://planphilly.com/articles/2017/03/16/to-reduce-unfair-evictions-tenants-need-lawyers.

  5. Emily Bregel, More Affordable Housing, Right to Legal Counsel Could Ease Tucson's Eviction Problem, Arizona Daily Star (Nov. 15, 2018), available at https://tucson.com/news/local/more-affordable-housing-right-to-legal-counsel-could-ease-tucson/article_29beed58-e769-11e8-8312-23aee3ac4e68.html.

  6. Jared Brey, How Cities are Trying to Level the Playing Field for Tenants Facing Eviction, Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity (Oct. 18, 2017), available at https://spotlightonpoverty.org/spotlight-exclusives/cities-trying-level-playing-field-tenants-facing-eviction/.

  7. Anna Cash and Miriam Zuk, Investment Without Displacement: From Slogan to Strategy, Shelterforce (June 21, 2019), available at https://shelterforce.org/2019/06/21/investment-without-displacement-from-slogan-to-strategy/.

  8. Connecticut Editorial Board, Closing Arguments: Time to Stop Ignoring the State's Eviction Crisis, Connecticut Law Tribune (June 14, 2018), available at https://www.law.com/ctlawtribune/2018/06/14/closing-argument-time-to-stop-ignoring-the-states-eviction-crisis/?cmp=share_twitter.

  9. Ben D'Alessio, Housing as a Human Right, Medium (July 28, 2018), available at https://medium.com/@bendalessio17/housing-as-a-human-right-6b7ff91b42b5.

  10. Matthew Desmond, Tipping the Scales in Housing Court, New York Times (op-ed) (Nov. 29, 2012), available at http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/30/opinion/tipping-the-scales-in-housing-court.html.

  11. Doug Donovan, Dismissed: Solution to help tenants avoid eviction lags in Maryland, Baltimore Sun (July 1, 2017), available at http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/investigations/bs-md-tenant-attorneys-20170701-story.html.

    1. Doug Donovan, Lawmakers Seek Legal Aid For Tenants Facing Eviction in Baltimore, Baltimore Sun (July 3, 2017), available at http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/sun-investigates/bs-md-tenant-lawyers-reaction-20170703-story.html.

  12. Paula Franzese, Tenants should have the right to legal representation before eviction, NJ dot com (Apr. 3. 2018), available at http://www.nj.com/opinion/index.ssf/2018/04/tenants_should_have_the_right_to_legal_representation_before_eviction_opinion.html.

  13. Paula Franzese, Why N.J. Should Provide Low-Income Tenants Facing Eviction Free Legal Help, nj.com (Nov. 2, 2017), available at http://www.nj.com/opinion/index.ssf/2017/11/why_nj_should_provide_low-income_tenants_facing_ev.html. 

  14. Eleanor Goldberg, Cities Are Starting to Address the Eviction Crisis That's Devastated Poor Tenants, Huffington Post (June 12, 2018), available at https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/cities-are-starting-to-pay-attention-to-the-eviction-crisis-thats-devastated-poor-tenants_us_5b1a7b21e4b0bbb7a0dbd59e.

  15. Emily Jane Goodman, Facing Evictions – Without the Right to Counsel, Gotham Gazette (June 2008), available at http://www.gothamgazette.com/index.php/development/4014-facing-evictions-without-the-right-to-counsel.

  16. Emily Jane Goodman, Housing Court: Should Tenants Have a Guaranteed right to Counsel? Gotham Gazette (Jan. 2006), available at http://old.gothamgazette.com/article/law/20060124/13/1735

  17. David Gorn, Some Cities See Eviction Prevention as a Way to Reduce Homelessness, Marketplace (Sept. 26, 2018), available at https://www.marketplace.org/2018/09/25/world/some-cities-see-eviction-prevention-way-reduce-homelessness.

  18. Deborah Gross, Catherine Carr, and Joseph Sullivan, Commentary: Philly Tenants Should Have Access to Legal Aid, philly.com (Mar. 17, 2017), available at http://www.philly.com/philly/opinion/20170317_Commentary__Philly_tenants_should_have_access_to_lega_aid.html.

  19. Matt Hill, Zafar Shah, and Molly Armster, Op-Ed: Baltimore Needs a Paradigm Shift in Approach to Affordable Housing, Baltimore Sun (May 4, 2017), available at http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/oped/bs-ed-baltimore-dismissed-20170504-story.html.

  20. How Housing Matters, Better Housing Options, Better Legal Advice Could Turn Eviction Tide (Feb. 10, 2015), available at http://howhousingmatters.org/articles/better-housing-options-better-legal-advice-turn-eviction-tide/.

  21. Emmeline Clein, The US Housing Market is Deeply Unfair. Here’s How You Can Help, The Nation (Dec. 14, 2018), available at https://www.thenation.com/article/the-us-housing-market-is-deeply-unfair-heres-how-you-can-help/.

  22. Maryland Daily Record, Editorial: The Right to Counsel in Housing Cases (Feb. 15, 2018), available at http://thedailyrecord.com/2018/02/15/editorial-advisory-board-right-to-counsel-housing/.

  23. Matt Krupnick, 'People will sign anything': how legal odds are stacked against the evicted, The Guardian (Jan. 24, 2018), available at https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2018/jan/24/evicted-tenants-landlords-lawyers-disparity-housing-crisis.

  24. Jarrett Murphy, As Other Cities Look to Copy it, a Report on How Right to Counsel is Working in NYC, City Limits (Dec. 13, 2018), available at https://citylimits.org/2018/12/13/as-other-cities-look-to-copy-it-a-report-on-how-right-to-counsel-is-working-in-nyc/.

  25. Zach Newmann and Lisa Pruitt, Analysis: In Housing Crisis, Rural Californians Need Greater Legal Protections and Access to Legal Aid, Daily Yonder (Feb. 6, 2020), available at https://www.dailyyonder.com/analysis-in-housing-crisis-rural-californians-need-greater-legal-protections-and-access-to-legal-aid/2020/02/06/.

  26. Jeremy Nobile, A Lifeline for Low-Income Residents, Crain's Cleveland Business (July 7, 2019), available at https://www.crainscleveland.com/legal/lifeline-low-income-residents.

  27. Joe Pagonakis, Cleveland Tenants Want More Help in Eviction Cases, News 5 Cleveland (Sept. 22, 2018), available at https://www.news5cleveland.com/homepage-showcase/cleveland-tenants-want-more-legal-help-in-eviction-cases.

  28. Agnel Philip and Alden Woods, Here Are Some Ideas About How Arizona Can Fix Its Evictions Process, Arizona Republic (Sept. 13, 2018), available at https://www.azcentral.com/story/news/local/arizona-investigations/2018/09/13/fixing-arizona-evictions-system-ideas-advocates-and-lawmakers/1217519002/.

  29. Dante Ramos, In 'Evicted', A Problem Society Must Solve, Boston Globe (Apr. 17, 2016), available at http://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2016/04/16/big-eviction-problem-deserves-big-solution-eviction-issue-bigger-than-any-one-family-evicted-problem-society-must-solve/7GQcNP4sPNCyLEhFoNIlXI/story.html.

  30. Hazel Remesch, Opinion: Provide Right to Counsel in Housing Court to Reduce Evictions, Tackle Poverty, cleveland.com (Mar. 2, 2018), available at http://www.cleveland.com/opinion/index.ssf/2018/03/provide_right_to_counsel_in_ho.html.

  31. Sonia Sangha, Eviction on Trial, US News and World Report (Jan. 22, 2019), available at https://www.usnews.com/news/cities/articles/2019-01-22/cities-provide-lawyers-to-tenants-facing-eviction.

  32. Peder Schaefer, Evicted in Providence, Street Smarts (Oct. 6, 2018), available at https://streetsights.wordpress.com/2018/10/06/evicted-in-providence-2/.

  33. E.R. Shipp, Lawsuit Seeks Aid for Poor In Evictions, The New York Times (Feb. 25, 1989), available at http://www.nytimes.com/1989/02/25/nyregion/lawsuit-seeks-aid-for-poor-in-evictions.html.

  34. Patrick Sisson, Rent Control and Tenants' Rights Set to Be Larger Political Issues in 2018 Elections, Curbed (July 11, 2018), available at https://www.curbed.com/2018/7/11/17560532/affordable-housing-eviction-rent-control-tenants-rights.

  35. s.e. smith, Right-to-Counsel Programs Prevent Evictions, Truthout (Apr. 20, 2019), available at https://truthout.org/articles/right-to-counsel-programs-prevent-evictions/.

  36. John Tharp & Maria Foscarinis, Homelessness Can't Be Solved With Fines and Arrests, San Diego Free Press (Oct. 18, 2018), available at https://sandiegofreepress.org/2018/10/homelessness-cant-be-solved-with-fines-and-arrests/#.W9sQftSZ3OQ.

  37. Zachary Wefel, You (Should) Have the Right to a (Housing) Attorney, Streets.mn (Feb. 16, 2018), available at https://streets.mn/2018/02/16/you-should-have-the-right-to-a-housing-attorney/.

  38. Alexis Stephens, Can Other U.S. Cities Follow in NYC's Footsteps to Help Renters?, Next City (Feb. 21, 2017), available at https://nextcity.org/daily/entry/can-other-cities-follow-nyc-footsteps-help-renters-right-to-counsel.

  39. Spencer Wells, Legal Representation in Housing Court Gains Traction as Evictions Abound, Nonprofit Quarterly (Sept. 13, 2016), available at https://nonprofitquarterly.org/2016/09/20/legal-representation-housing-court-gaining-traction-evictions-abound/.

  40. Teresa Wiltz, How Free Legal Help Can Prevent Evictions, Stateline / Huffington Post (Oct. 27, 2017), available at https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/how-free-legal-help-can-prevent-evictions_us_59f33e45e4b06ae9067ab7f8.

  41. WNYC, What 83 Million Eviction Records Tell Us About Housing in America (Apr. 19, 2018), audio available at https://www.wnyc.org/story/what-83-million-eviction-records-tell-us-about-housing-america/.