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Rocky Top reminds citizens housing discrimination illegal

(Submitted) Under the Fair Housing Act, it is against the law to discriminate against any person because of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin related to housing activities. These activities include:
the sale or rental of housing or residential lots;
advertising the sale or rental of housing;
financing of housing;
the provision of real estate brokerage services, and;
the appraisal of housing
Anyone who feels he or she has been discriminated against may file a complaint of housing discrimination by calling, toll-free, 1-800-669-9777. This is a public service message brought to you by the city of Rocky Top.

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:20 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH & WQLA. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, his mother-in-law and cats Lucius and Oliver.

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