Landlords who exclude ex-convicts may be breaking the law, HUD says | US news | The Guardian

New guidance relies on concept of ‘disparate impact’, noting that black and Latino people are disproportionately incarcerated and more likely to be excluded. Landlords who use criminal convictions to exclude prospective renters may be breaking the law, according to new guidance from the US Department of Housingand Urban Development released Monday.

Source: Landlords who exclude ex-convicts may be breaking the law, HUD says | US news | The Guardian

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