United States v. Dyersburg Apartments, Ltd. (W.D. Tenn.)

Overview: 

On October 9, 2018, the United States filed a complaint in United States v. Dyersburg Apartments, Ltd. (W.D. Tenn.).  The complaint alleges that Dyersburg Apartments, Ltd. and MACO Management Company, Inc. discriminated because of race, in violation of the Fair Housing Act, when they denied the rental application of the complainant, who is Black, because of his criminal record, despite contemporaneously approving the rental applications of two white people with felony convictions.

Case Open Date: 
Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Case Name: 
United States v. Dyersburg Apartments, Ltd. (W.D. Tenn.)
Topic: 
Civil Rights
Tags: 
2:18-cv-02693
MAMCO Management
Fair Housing Act
FHA
clarkton
rental
apartment complex
Bypass East
dwellings
felony
Industry Code: 
None
Component: 
Civil Rights Division
Civil Rights - Housing and Civil Enforcement Section
Updated November 7, 2018