Report Uncovers Pattern of Failed Service in Eviction Cases

By law, everyone is entitled to service of process for any case in which they are a party. However, in a recent report, it was found that more than six hundred eviction cases in Washington, D.C. proceeded with significant service of process errors over the course of just two months in 2019. These errors may have prevented tenants from availing themselves of their legal rights, forcing them into a precarious situation that could have been avoided if they were properly served. Continue reading “Report Uncovers Pattern of Failed Service in Eviction Cases”