(WASHINGTON) -- A D.C. district judge ruled Wednesday that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention does not have the authority to uphold a federal eviction moratorium, which was put in place to prevent those behind on rent because of the pandemic from being... Read More.
By MICHELLE STODDART, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Dr. Rochelle Walensky, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has signed an extension on the agency's moratorium on evictions through June 30, further preventing the eviction of tenants who are... Read More.
By KAREN TRAVERS, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- As the spread of coronavirus forced businesses to temporarily and permanently shutdown over the last year, many Americans without job security also faced potential eviction from their homes. Now the Centers for Disease Control... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(TYLER, Texas) -- A federal judge has ruled the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's pandemic eviction ban is unconstitutional.J. Campbell Barker, a Trump-nominated judge in the Eastern District of Texas, issued the... Read More.
By LAUREN LANTRY, ABC News(MISSOURI VALLEY, Iowa) -- It's January now, but the problems of 2020 have followed Melanie Adams into the new year.Last March, Adams was working in the only grocery store in Missouri Valley, Iowa. A... Read More.
By TREVOR AULT, MARJORIE MCAFEE, GABRIELLA ABDUL-HAKIM, SENI TIENABESO, and ANTHONY RIVAS, ABC News(HARRISBURG, Penn.) -- In the three years that Samantha Vernon lived in her rental apartment in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, she never thought she’d be leaving because of an... Read More.
BY: KARMA ALLEN, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — The Trump administration announced Tuesday evening a federal, temporary halt on evictions in an attempt to reduce the spread of COVID-19 "due to economic hardship," an official said. The new federal eviction moratorium comes down through an... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC NEWS(WASHINGTON) -- Federal protections that have prevented millions of renters across the country from being evicted are about to expire and could leave them at risk of losing their homes if Congress does not act by... Read More.
By JON SCHLOSBERG and KAYNA WHITWORTH, ABC News(NEW ORLEANS) -- As the coronavirus pandemic enters its fifth month, an increasing number of renters from across the country are facing a grim reality -- possible eviction.In New Orleans, mothers... Read More.