United States v. St. Bernard Parish (E.D. La.)

Overview: 

On December 6, 2018, the United States filed a complaint in United States v. St. Bernard Parish (E.D. La.), alleging that the Parish discriminated on the basis of disability in violation of the Fair Housing Act when it failed to grant reasonable accommodations to allow two group homes, each for five children with disabilities, to operate in single-family residential zoning districts.

Case Open Date: 
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Case Name: 
United States v. St. Bernard Parish (E.D. La.)
Topic: 
Civil Rights
Tags: 
Eastern District of Lousiana
Fair Housing Act
FHA
disability
reasonable accommodation
zoning
single family residential
group home
2:18-cv-12667
Industry Code: 
None
Component: 
Civil Rights Division
Civil Rights - Housing and Civil Enforcement Section
USAO - Louisiana, Eastern
Updated December 11, 2018