Can You Evict a Landlord? These Tenants Did

Maurie Backman, The Motley Fool

Evictions have been in the news a lot lately, especially with the moratoriums enacted in response to the coronavirus pandemic and the backlash from landlords nationwide. For years, a group of Minneapolis tenants in five buildings in the city's Corcoran neighborhood fought to revoke their landlord's rental license. Stephen Frenz, the landlord in question, had apparently ignored his tenants' numerous pleas for better living conditions, so those tenants banded together and pushed their city council to bar Frenz from collecting rent.