“Once an eviction is filed, it immediately results in a scarlet E for a tenant or a renter.”
- Emily Benfer, law professor at Wake Forest School of Law
ABOUT THIS SERIES
The stories here are the result of a collaboration among the University of Maryland’s Howard Center for Investigative Journalism, Big Local News at Stanford University, Boston University and the University of Arkansas.
The project was supported by a grant from the Pulitzer Center, the Scripps Howard Foundation and the Park Foundation. It was produced by the Howard Center for Investigative Journalism and Capital News Service at the University of Maryland's Philip Merrill College of Journalism, which honors the late news industry executive and pioneer Roy W. Howard.