United States v. Crank (E.D. Ky.)

Overview: 

On March 6, 2019, the United States, together with the United States Attorney’s Office, filed a complaint in United States v. Crank (E.D. Ky.). The complaint alleges that Gus Crank and Penny Crank, who manage and own rental property in Dayton, Kentucky, violated the Fair Housing Act by engaging in a pattern or practice of sexual harassment against female tenants and coercing, intimidating, threatening, or interfering with tenants in the exercise of their fair housing rights.


press release (3/6/19)

Case Open Date: 
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Case Name: 
United States v. Crank (E.D. Ky.)
Topic: 
Civil Rights
Tags: 
department of justice
doj
Fair Housing Act
FHA
Dayton
Eastern District of Kentucky
Gus Crank
Penny Crank
sex
sexual harassment
female
tenant
2:19-cv-00026-EOB-CJS
Industry Code: 
None
Component: 
Civil Rights Division
Civil Rights - Housing and Civil Enforcement Section
USAO - Kentucky, Eastern
Updated March 13, 2019