New DE Legislation Seeks to Create “Right to Counsel” for Renters
Renters are almost always out-gunned when it comes to eviction hearings, compared to their landlords. A University of Delaware study found 86% of landlords come to court with legal counsel compared to just 2% of tenants.
New legislation introduced in Dover hopes to change that imbalance. WHYY’s Mark Eichmann has more from the Delaware Desk.
(Original air-date: 5/17/21)