WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. District Judge Dabney Friedrich denied a landlords’ request to put the Biden administration’s new eviction moratorium on hold, on Friday.
Judge Friedrich did make it clear she felt it’s illegal. She said her “hands are tied” by an appellate ruling the last time courts considered the evictions moratorium in the spring, as reported by the AP.
It is likely the Alabama landlords pushing against the moratorium will appeal the decision.
Friedrich wrote that the new temporary ban on evictions by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, that was imposed...