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Fulfilling the promises of the Fair Housing Act

A note from our Associate Director, 4/29/2022 You may know that April is National Fair Housing Month, when advocates across the country celebrate the passage of the Federal Fair Housing Act of 1968. We’re reminded each April of the hard … Continue reading

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Fair Housing Laws Protect Immigrants, Refugees, and People of All Religious Faiths

State and federal fair housing laws prohibit discrimination based on national origin and religion.  In our eight-county service area, Ann Arbor, East Lansing, and Ypsilanti all have “policies related to diversity, welcoming and immigration.” For a complete list of all … Continue reading

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Fountain Church of God in Christ v Scio Township

#W95-47 Fountain Church of God in Christ v Scio Township Scio Township Fountain Church of God in Christ, an African-American church, attempted to purchase land zoned A-1 (agricultural) and have a conditional use permit issued in order to build a … Continue reading

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