Court should stop Red Wing from bullying landlords and renters | Commentary | Minnesota Public Radio News

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“If the courts leave this law in place, the current Red Wing statute is by no means the end of the road for such inspections. Today it will be rental homes, but that tomorrow it will be all homes across the city. If the government is allowed to violate the rights of renters, who have expressly stated that they do not want government agents looking around their personal items, there will be nothing stopping those same government agents from forcing their way into owner-occupied homes, no matter how well-maintained they are.”

Court should stop city from bullying landlords and renters | Commentary | Minnesota Public Radio News.

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