Category Archives: Litigation Log

Abrams v Adams

#W07-14 Abrams v Adams Ypsilanti As Mitch Abrams and his wife Sue Dible contacted the FHC with discrimination complaint after they tried to rent an apartment in Ypsilanti with their two young sons.  Testing and statements made to FHC staff … Continue reading

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Simpson v Arbor Apartments

#W07-101 Simpson v Arbor Apartments Ann Arbor Dawn Simpson told the FHC that an agent from Arbor Apartments said that she and her toddler son could not share a one bedroom apartment.  Testing, and advertising on their website supported a … Continue reading

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Newby et al. v Woodcrest Condominiums

#W07-135 Newby et al. v Woodcrest Condominiums Monroe James Newby, Sarah and Joshua Drummonds, and the Fair Housing Center of Southeastern Michigan accepted $40,000 to settle their claim against the Woodcrest Condominium Association and managers Barbara and Allan Diedrich. The … Continue reading

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Lowrey v Uptown & FHC v Uptown

#W06-21 & 21b Lowrey v Uptown & FHC v Uptown Canton Mike Lowrey contacted the Fair Housing Center because his “barrier free” apartment had some accessibility problems.  During our investigation we discovered that only four first floor units in the … Continue reading

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Fjellman v Forest Hills Cooperative

#W06-47 Fjellman v Forest Hills Cooperative Ann Arbor Forest Hills Cooperative started eviction proceeding against Gwen Fjellman based the behavior of her disabled child.  Legal Services of South Central Michigan requested that Forest Hills drop the eviction plan as a … Continue reading

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