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Activists Fear Safety Net Won't Catch Evictions

Massachusetts Trial Court data show newly filed eviction cases for non-payment of rent have been rising since a moratorium on evictions lifted Oct. 17. [Graphic: Chris Lisinski/SHNS]

New eviction cases for failing to pay rent are on the rise in Massachusetts in the six weeks since a state ban expired, and housing advocates want a stronger response from Beacon Hill given the rise in COVID-19 infection rates and the looming end to a federal moratorium ban.

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New Confirmed Cases1,821
Total Confirmed Cases745,771
Total Deaths18,504
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