Case Study

Final dismissal for Homeward

March 15, 2010

U.S. District Court Judge Payne in Richmond, Va., accepted the recommendation from a magistrate and dismissed, with prejudice, a case brought against Homeward, an organization that provides coordinating services to providers of homeless services, and co-defendants the City of Richmond and Virginia Commonwealth University. The case involved allegations of conspiracy to violate the plaintiffs' civil rights, as well as violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Fair Housing Act.