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HUD: Ad seeking single female tenant discriminatory

Landlord fingered by nonprofit that sued craigslist
Published on Mar 12, 2008

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A Chicago landlord who ran an advertisement on craigslist seeking "young college students or single females" faces charges that he violated the Fair Housing Act.

The Department of Housing and Urban Development claims the ad posted by the landlord, Cesar A. Lopez, discriminates against men and families with children.