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Alameda County to ban criminal background checks of would-be rental housing tenants

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors has approved an ordinance that is expected to curb homelessness in the county, according to racial justice and human rights groups. The Wilma Chan Fair Chance Housing ordinance passed Dec. 20 with the support of four out of five supervisors. The ordinance prohibits public and private property owners from […]