9th Circuit Reinstates Section 8 Tenants’ Claims Over Subsidy Reductions
(December 2, 2015, 12:27 PM EST) -- PASADENA, Calif. — A Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel on Nov. 30 reinstated claims by a class of people receiving rental assistance, finding that they were provided with insufficient notice regarding reductions to their benefits (Michael Nozzi, et al. v. Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles, et al., No. 13-56223, 9th Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 20727).
(Opinion available. Document #43-151204-012Z.)
The Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program provides rental assistance to individuals in need. The Department of Housing and Urban Development...