Lawyers and Settlements
What are you looking for?
Home Page >> Settlements >> Apartment Discrimination

Apartment Discrimination

Fort Smith, AR: (Oct-01-07) The federal government brought a housing discrimination lawsuit against the owners of an apartment complex in Fort Smith, alleging that they refused to rent to families with children. As part of a settlement reached, the owners of Phoenix Village Apartments agreed to pay up to $165,000 in compensation to those harmed by the policy. The defendants will also have to pay $20,000 in civil penalties. The settlement with the federal government also calls for several corrective measures, including training, a nondiscrimination policy, record keeping, and monitoring, so as to ensure that such incidents do not recur in the future. [4029 TV NEWS: APARTMENT BIAS]

Legal Help

If you have a similar problem and would like to be contacted by a lawyer at no cost or obligation, please click the link below.

Last updated on Oct-2-07

Lawyers click here to submit your settlements and verdicts to have them published for free on our website

Request Legal Help

First name:

Last name:

Email address:

Phone number(s):


Zip Code:

Describe your complaint:

Check Claim Status Advertise with us Legal Funding

Related Lawsuits

Legal Services:


FAQ | TOS | Privacy | Disclaimer | About Us | Contact Us | Press | Advertise | Member Login | Jobs | Site Map | View Mobile Website |

Better Business Bureau   CAALA   Best of the Web Approved   Public Justice

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License © 2001-2015 Online Legal Media. All rights reserved.