MD legislator introduces “Jared Kushner Act” to curb tenant arrests

Maryland state delegate Bilal Ali is putting Jared Kushner’s name on a new bill that would end the practice of civil arrest for tenants who owe their landlord less than $5,000 in unpaid rent. The Baltimore Sun reported that the proposed legislation is a renewed attempt to limit the powers of landlords to tap the courts that Maryland’s current attorney general supported just last year. Civil arrest orders, or body attachments, are employed when tenants […]


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