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  • January 6th 2015

    SUPREME COURT ARGUMENT TODAY - FSHC Asks Court To End Delays In Adopting New Fair Housing Rules

    Posted by Laura Denker

    SUPREME COURT ARGUMENT TODAY
    Fair Share Housing Center Asks Court To End Delays In Adopting New Fair Housing Rules
    Today at 10 am, the New Jersey Supreme Court will hear Fair Share Housing Center’s (FSHC) motion to enforce litigants rights, which was filed after the Christie Administration failed to meet a November 17, 2014 deadline for adopting new rules under the Fair Housing Act. You can watch the argument live here: http://www.judiciary.state.nj.us/webcast/index.htm(more)

  • January 5th 2015

    Supreme Court Argument Tomorrow - FSHC Asks Court to End Delay Adopting Fair Housing Rules

    Posted by Laura Denker

    Tomorrow, January 6, 2015, at 10 am, the New Jersey Supreme Court will hear Fair Share Housing Center’s (FSHC) motion to enforce litigants rights, which was filed after the Christie Administration failed to meet an October 22 deadline for adopting new rules under the Fair Housing Act. You can watch the argument live here or read below to find out more about watching the webstream at our office in Cherry Hill. And in case you missed it over the holidays, the New York Times published an editorial supporting our motion.  (more)

  • December 19th 2014

    Reserve Your Seat for Surpeme Court Argument on FSHC Motion to Enforce Litigants’ Rights

    Posted by Laura Denker

    On January 6, 2015, at 10 a.m., the New Jersey Supreme Court will hear Fair Share Housing Center’s (FSHC) motion to enforce litigants’ rights, which was filed after the Christie Administration and the Council on Affordable Housing (COAH) failed to meet an October 22 deadline for adopting new rules under the Fair Housing Act. You can read about our motion here. Due to the likely large interest in the case, the New Jersey Supreme Court is maintaining a list of people who have requested a seat in the courtroom. To reserve a seat, please call the Court at 609-984-7791 and provide your name.

    Please also let us know if you plan to attend by contacting Rev. Eric Dobson at ericdobson@fairsharehousing.org(more)

  • December 4th 2014

    Supreme Court Schedules Argument on Fair Share Housing Center Motion

    Posted by Adam Gordon

    Supreme Court Schedules Argument on Fair Share Housing Center Motion January 6 argument will decide next steps on municipal fair housing obligations

    This afternoon, the New Jersey Supreme Court scheduled oral argument for January 6, 2015 on Fair Share Housing Center’s (FSHC) motion to enforce litigants rights, filed after the Christie Administration failed to meet an October 22 deadline for adopting new rules under the Fair Housing Act. (more)

  • November 14th 2014

    Christie Administration Files Brief at Supreme Court on Failure to Adopt Fair Housing Rules

    Posted by Laura Denker

    Christie Administration Files Brief at Supreme Court on Failure to Adopt Fair Housing Rules
    Brief Does Not Provide Any Path Forward for Fair Housing in New Jersey

    Late yesterday, the Attorney General’s office filed a brief at the Supreme Court in response to Fair Share Housing Center’s Motion to Enforce Litigant’s Rights, which asks the Court to respond to the Christie Administration’s failure to meet the October 22 deadline set by the Court for adopting new rules to implement the New Jersey Fair Housing Act.  (more)