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New York – Cove Club Condo Drops Eviction Suit Against Service Dog Owner, But Discrimination Case Against Condo Will Press On

Cove Club Condo Drops Eviction Suit Against Service Dog Owner, But Discrimination Case Presses OnThe Cove Club Condominium in Battery Park City has halted eviction proceedings against a deaf, 76-year-old deaf resident who has kept a service dog since 2012. The condo board moved to dismiss the eviction action against Roman Erihkman, according to court filings. However, the discrimination lawsuit against the condo board filed by the New York…

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Florida – Boca man fights to keep dog in condo, says it’s medically necessary

WPEC-TV CBS12 News :: News – Top Stories – Boca man fights to keep dog in condo, says it’s medically necessaryBOCA RATON, Fla. — A Boca Raton man is fighting to keep his dog in a not-so pet-friendly condo because he says it’s medically necessary. The condo board has a policy which allows service dogs, but they’re asking this dog be removed. For Franklin Cohen, his dog Campo is more than just a companion.

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Florida – Condos and HOAs can create rules for service pets

Condos and HOAs can create rules for service petsFlorida and federal housing laws pretty much bend over backward to accommodate owners and renters who need pets to help deal with disabilities, physical and emotional. But what about protecting condominium and homeowners who purposely purchased into shared communities with no-pets rules?

Illinois – Condo discriminates by denying service dog for depression

State: Lake Shore Drive condo discriminates by denying tenant service dog for depression – Chicago Sun-TimesA Lake Shore Drive condo association is accused of violating anti-discrimination laws by refusing to allow a tenant suffering from depression to keep a poodle as a service animal for therapeutic purposes, according to a lawsuit filed by the Illinois Department of Human Rights on behalf of the tenant.