PHA Didn't Follow Court-Ordered Mold Remediation Timeline

Facts: In December 2013, several households filed a class action complaint seeking injunctive relief against the local PHA for failing to abate mold and excessive moisture in their units. In February 2014, the court certified a settlement class of current and future residents of the PHA who have asthma that substantially limits a major life activity and who have mold and/or excessive moisture in their housing. Instead of contesting the allegations, the PHA elected to settle and in April 2014 entered into a consent decree.

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