Proposal to Allow Tenants to Bypass Court and Have Rent Board Decide Their Harassment Complaints – By Gideon Kramer, SPOSFI News Editor

In 2008, the Board of Supervisors passed Proposition M. While anti-harassment laws already existed, tenant activists pressured their allies on the Board to sponsor Prop. M – the Anti-Harassment Ordinance. Prop. M specifically called out more than a dozen actions treated as harassment by a rental property owner, including failure to make repairs, entering without…