Thursday, May 29, 2008
Federal Judge Voids Texas Law On Renting To Undocumented
A federal judge in Texas ruled unconstitutional an ordnance of a suburb of Dallas unconstitutional. The law required landlords to ask for documentation before renting. If the renter had none or could not prove he/she was here legally, he/she could not get the apartment. (She Associated Press article.) The ordinance had been approved by a referendum.