Supreme Court rejects challenge to Nebraska city ban on renting to illegal immigrants

Article publisher: 
Fox News
Article date: 
5 May 2014
Article category: 
National News
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The Supreme Court has rejected a challenge to a Nebraska city ordinance that bans renting homes to immigrants living in the country illegally. 

The justices on Monday let stand an appeals court ruling that found the ordinance doesn't discriminate against Latinos or interfere with federal immigration laws. 

The case challenged a 2010 ordinance approved by Fremont, Nebraska, voters requiring potential renters to pay a $5 fee for an occupancy license and show proof of being in the country legally ...