State Court to Decide Resident Selection Criteria Case
Facts: A prospective resident with disabilities who relies on Social Security and has no convictions for any violent or drug-related criminal activity applied for a unit. She met the financial eligibility requirements, but was denied admission. The rejection letters stated, “Criminal History unsatisfactory.” Her criminal history report stated “fail to ID fugitive intent to give false info” with a filing date of May 2008. The applicant appealed the denial of admission, but her appeal was denied in February 2012.