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Florida – Homeowner’s group bans playing in street

Fla. homeowner’s group bans playing in streetA homeowner’s association in Florida is prohibiting children from playing in the street.

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Lakewood Ranch new rules prohibit children from playing on the streetLAKEWOOD RANCH, Fla. – The motto in Lakewood Ranch is “Live. Work. Play.” “They’re always itching to come outside and play,” said mom Luisa Capra. But on Miramar Way, play has just been outlawed. “Never, ever, ever have I heard of anything so absurd,” said Capra. “I was just completely appalled.

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Minnesota – Feds sue Minnetonka condo over its ban on playing in grass

Feds sue Minnetonka condo over its ban on playing in grassA large Minnetonka condominium complex’s ban on playing in the grass has drawn a lawsuit from federal officials contending that the policy illegally discriminates against families with children. The lawsuit, which was filed Monday in U.S. District Court in Minneapolis by U.S.

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Minnesota – Justice Department Charges Minn. Condominium Association, Management Company and Property Manager with Discrimination Against Families with Children

Justice Department Charges Minn. Condominium Association, Management Company and Property Manager with Discrimination Against Families with ChildrenWritten by Press Release Category: Federal and International Washington, DC-(ENEWSPF)-November 25, 2013. The Justice Department filed a lawsuit today against the homeowner’s association, management company and property manager of a Minnetonka, Minn., condominium complex, alleging that they discriminated against families with children in violation of the Fair Housing Act.

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California – Blackhawk couple sue, claim family status bias

Blackhawk couple sue, claim family status biasAn Oakland police sergeant is suing the homeowner association of his Blackhawk neighborhood in federal court, saying his kids have been barred from playing outside, going trick-or-treating and hanging Christmas decorations. The suit, filed Wednesday in U.S.

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California – Rules against trick-or-treating and playing prompt Blackhawk family to sue

Rules against trick-or-treating and playing prompt Blackhawk family to suePosted: 11/08/2013 06:07:31 AM PST Updated: 11/08/2013 08:05:20 AM PST BLACKHAWK — A family that says its children were banned by their homeowners association from trick-or-treating or playing outside has sued the HOA in federal court.

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Florida – DOJ Files Lawsuit Against Florida Homeowners Association for Discriminating Against Families with Children

DOJ Files Lawsuit Against Florida Homeowners Association for Discriminating Against Families with Children | LoanSafe(Source: Dept. of Justice) – The Justice Department today filed a lawsuit against the homeowners association and former manager of a 249-townhome community in Gibsonton, Fla., for violating the Fair Housing Act by discriminating against families with children. The lawsuit, filed in the U.S.

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California – Santa Rosa, condo board settle federal lawsuit

Santa Rosa, condo board settle federal lawsuitSanta Rosa and the board of a local condominium complex have reached a settlement with the federal government over allegations they violated laws designed to prevent age discrimination in housing. The deal, if approved by a federal judge, resolves a lawsuit filed in November by the U.S.

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California – Justice Department Settles Housing Discrimination Lawsuit Related to Senior Housing in California

Justice Department Settles Housing Discrimination Lawsuit Related to Senior Housing in Santa Rosa, California | California RealEstateRamaWASHINGTON, D.C. – July 30, 2012 – (RealEstateRama) – The Justice Department today announced an agreement with a California municipality and a homeowners’ association to resolve allegations of discrimination on the basis of familial status in violation of the Fair Housing Act. The settlement, in the form of a consent order, must be approved by the U.S.

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New Jersey – With 55-and-older housing hard to fill, developers push to open them to all ages

With 55-and-older housing hard to fill, developers push to open them to all agesABSECON – Absecon Gardens is expected to be a key component of the city's efforts to revitalize its downtown. But before the large condominium complex could open, it was stuck in a controversial statewide issue that involves allowing developers to let anyone live in homes previously zoned only for people age 55 and older.