Lawsuit against HUD Secretary over fair housing law dismissed

Source: Tracy Jan, Washington Post (Paid Registration)

A federal judge on Friday threw out a lawsuit against Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson and his agency, dealing a blow to advocates challenging how the department enforces fair housing laws.

Housing advocates said the ruling allows HUD to revert to a toothless enforcement system that has failed to ensure that communities receiving federal housing dollars adhere to fair housing law.

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