Property Law Keyed to Dukeminier
Chicago Board of Realtors, Inc. v. City of Chicago
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In 1986, the Chicago City Council enacted a Residential Landlord and Tenant Ordinance (the Ordinance) that essentially codified the implied warranty of habitability, as well as established new landlord responsibilities and tenant rights. The Plaintiffs, the Chicago Board of Realtors (Plaintiffs) a group of property owners challenged the ordinance as unconstitutional. The district court denied a preliminary injunction against the ordinance and the Plaintiffs appealed.
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