Memphis landlords sue U.S. over eviction moratorium

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Updated: September 16, 2020 4:52 PM CT | Published: September 15, 2020 10:59 PM CT

Seven Memphis plaintiffs who own or manage more than 5,000 rental units have sued the U.S. government, claiming the eviction moratorium essentially deprives them of the use of their property.


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Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey retired in January as a business reporter at The Daily Memphian, and after 40 years in journalism. A Tupelo, Mississippi, native, he graduated from Mississippi State University. He has lived in Midtown for 36 years.


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