DOJ's Sexual Harassment in Housing Initiative (SHHI)


In October [2017], the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division announced the Sexual Harassment in Housing Initiative (SHHI). The initiative specifically seeks to increase the Department’s efforts to protect individuals from harassment by landlords, property managers, maintenance workers, security guards, and other employees and representatives of rental property owners.  In 2017, the Justice Department recovered more than $1 million in damages for harassment victims.

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