PLF’s challenge to warrantless searches highlighted in Long Beach Business Journal

Earlier this month, the Long Beach Business Journal published an article expressing concerns about mandatory property inspections.  Although both tenants and landlords complain about the rental inspection process, the article states that “Long Beach has not faced practices that go against … Continue reading

PLF’s warrantless inspection case garners significant media attention

Yesterday, PLF launched a major civil rights case challenging an unconstitutional warrantless inspection scheme in Highland, California.  As noted in our complaint, the City is telling our client, property owner Karl Trautwein, that he will no longer be able to rent out his … Continue reading

PLF sues Highland for warrantless snooping on rental property

The City of Highland is violating fundamental constitutional rights by trying to coerce landlords and tenants into surrendering their freedom from unjustified, warrantless government intrusion on their property. So argues a new federal lawsuit against the city.  It challenges the … Continue reading