• HUD Guidance

HUD Notice FHEO-2015-01: Limitations on Filing Complaints That May Implicate the First Amendment


Date Published: May 2015


This notice provides guidance for handling complaints from to those, such as neighbors, who are not directly participating in a real estate transaction, but who have possibly been involved with coercing, intimidating, threatening, or interfering with any person in the "exercise off enjoyment" of rights protected under the Fair Housing Act.

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Foundational Resources: Fair Housing Laws and RegulationsFHAP IntakeFHAP Investigation
Legal Theories and Concepts: First AmendmentSexual Harassment
Protected Classes: Federal and Local: ColorDisabilityFamilial StatusNational Origin or AncestryRaceReligionSex, Sexual Orientation, and Gender Identity
Courses: Basics of Fair HousingFundamentals of Fair Housing – FHAP InvestigationFundamentals of Fair Housing – IntakeLitigating Fair Housing Cases

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