FAMIIAL STATUS: A federal jury awarded over $1,000,400 in Whyte v. Alston Management Co.
FAMIIAL STATUS: A federal jury awarded over $1,000,400 in Whyte v. Alston Management Co., arising in Pahokee, Florida. The defendants attempted to force families with children from an apartment complex and turn it into homes for convicted sex offenders. The Fair Housing Center of the Greater Palm Beaches investigated the matter and referred the matter to the law firm of Relman, Dane & Colfax. Of that award, over $600,000 was awarded to 13 family members wrongfully evicted by the defendants and over $46,000 to the local fair housing center.