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Queens landlord will pay $1 million for denying apartments to previously incarcerated tenants

In a settlement reached with Fortune, the landlord of Sand Castle apartment complex will pay $1 million for banning residents with criminal records. This is one of the largest settlements in history purporting violations of the Fair Housing Act for disproportionate impact against black and Hispanic people, and will pave the way for advocacy groups to bring similar lawsuits.

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