Kansas City: Tenants Protest for Eviction Moratorium Extension at Two Judge’s Homes

By Brian Martel The housing struggle organization Kansas City (KC) Tenants held a rally outside of Judge Kyndra Stockdale’s home on January 19, followed by a rally outside of Judge Mary Weir’s home on January 21. Judge Stockdale has heard over 835 eviction cases since last June and has issued 361 eviction orders, more than any other Jackson County judge. Judge Stockdale heard the eviction … Continue reading Kansas City: Tenants Protest for Eviction Moratorium Extension at Two Judge’s Homes

Austin: Creek’s Edge Tenants Organize Against Illegal Evictions, Terrible Conditions

By Henry Underwood Tenants at the Creek’s Edge apartment complex have recently reported attempts by management to illegally evict tenants as well as unacceptable living conditions which are ignored by the complex. Landlords of the property have issued illegal and inaccurate “abandoned dwelling” notices in an attempt to intimidate tenants from raising concerns and to force them to move out. “A neighbor had gotten a … Continue reading Austin: Creek’s Edge Tenants Organize Against Illegal Evictions, Terrible Conditions