Media Advisory: Wednesday 7/7 @ 12:15 pm

ROCKVILLE, MD – On Wednesday morning, CASA will file a lawsuit against a landlord charging vulnerable tenants illegal fees for water in Germantown, Maryland. The Spanish-speaking tenants have organized under CASA’s legal department to fight back against their landlord, who has failed to identify abnormalities in usage, charges residents hundreds of dollars per month in water bills, and threatens to evict residents for nonpayment of rent when the residents complain that the Defendants are not living up to their contractual, statutory, and common law obligations.

WHAT:  CASA files lawsuit against a landlord 

WHEN: Wednesday, July 7, 2021 @ 12:15 pm

WHERE: Outside of the Montgomery County Circuit Court, 50 Maryland Avenue, Rockville, MD 20850

WHO: Affected tenants organized and CASA members

RSVP: For more information on the actions, please contact Jossie Flor Sapunar.

With over 115,000 members across the states of Maryland, Virginia, and South Central Pennsylvania, CASA is the largest member-based Latino and immigrant organization in the mid-Atlantic region. Visit us at and follow us on Twitter at @CASAforall.