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‘We are in the midst of a burgeoning humanitarian crisis’

Since the statewide eviction moratorium lifted Oct. 15, Carmella Gadsen, a local community activist, has heard horror stories of people being kicked out of...
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As tenants struggle, rental assistance process revamped

Nearly 30 percent of Nevadans in September said they had low to no confidence in their ability to pay rent in the coming month,...
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While state eviction moratorium ends, legal groups rely on CDC order

Like millions of those unemployed, Bill Livolsi’s job as a union stagehand working conventions disappeared at the start of the pandemic causing him to...
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Clark County residents get help with energy bills

Clark County is providing $5.3 million to cover energy bills for residents in danger of losing services because of the loss of employment or...
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Justices of the Peace oppose mandatory eviction mediation

Las Vegas Justice of the Peace Diana Sullivan is in an unenviable position for the only judge on her court seeking re-election. With hundreds...

LV blocks off homeless encampment despite scant housing alternatives

After the City of Las Vegas recently erected a gate blocking people from entering a homeless encampment and posted trespassing signs, homeless advocates and...

Apartment Association calls eviction mediation ‘stall tactic’ for tenants

Laura Nguyen, a single mother of two, was already evicted once during the pandemic and doesn’t know what would happen if evicted again, which...
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Sparks props up eviction mediation while Supreme Court mulls statewide rules

Long before the pandemic, legal aid groups and housing rights activists called for reforms to Nevada’s quick eviction process, which they say is not...
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Homelessness working group to Legislature: A little help?

When the City of Las Vegas asked the 2019 Legislature to let the city generate $20 million to go toward homeless services, the bill...

Tenants, advocates say landlords trying to skirt CDC eviction moratorium

Over the course of a few days, Samantha Forbes has received a seven day no-cause eviction notice as well as a letter from her...

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