Allie Bohm is an Advocacy & Policy Strategist for the ACLU.
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Saturday, May 18, 2019
New York Passes a Bill to Ensure No One Loses Their Home for Calling the Police
In cities and towns across New York state—and around the country—you can be evicted just for calling for police or emergency assistance. Fortunately, that’s about to change in New York. The State Legislature recently passed a bill—unanimously in the Assembly and 58 to 1 in the Senate—to protect tenants from eviction based on their calls for help.