NE Attorney General files Fair Housing lawsuit against Lexington landlords

December 11, 2015
Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson’s office filed a suit against Cottonwood Apartments in Dawson County District Court.
     The suit alleges multiple violations of the Nebraska Fair Housing Act.Cottonwood owners Gerald and Sharon Rich and property manager Lori Reinick were named as defendants.
     The complaint, filed Nov. 16, alleged that the defendants discriminated against Somalian, African-American, and/or Muslim tenants. The complaint listed to alleged violations as follows: