NJ Nonprofit Stands Up To Christie On Affordable Housing
By Martin Bricketto
Law360, New York (August 23, 2013, 2:50 PM EDT) -- The nonprofit Fair Share Housing Center has notched victories this year in New Jersey that blocked Gov. Chris Christie from abolishing the state Council on Affordable Housing and quickly seizing $165 million in towns' affordable housing funds, and the group's associate director told Law360 that its fight for lower-income residents isn't over yet.
The Cherry Hill, N.J.-based organization hopes to prevail when the New Jersey Supreme Court rules on COAH's most recent regulations for determining towns' affordable housing obligations. FSHC wants the court to affirm the...