1972 August 3

Long Island Community Blocked from Enforcing Ban on Multiple Occupancy of Rental House

 

A judge on this day blocked the Long Island, New York, community of Belle Terre from enforcing a ban on multiple occupancy in single family dwellings. The case, brought by the New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU), involved a group of six students at nearby SUNY Stony Brook University.

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