Stories about Peter Owens

Who wants to evict a 100-year-old?

The judges don't. The sheriff doesn't. But the landlord is proceeding anyway

Landlord tries to justify evicting 100-year-old

Isn't a human life worth more than a condo conversion?

100-year old Iris Canada hospitalized as fear of eviction looms

It might sound bizarre but it's true: a 100-year-old Iris Canada may be evicted from her home at 670 Page today.

Iris Canada turns 100 — as her landlord tries to evict her

A century of life -- celebrated by a fight for her home. Is this elder abuse?

A 99-year-old still faces eviction

What does Iris Canada owe to the white people who want to turn her home of 50 years into condos? Nothing

99-year-old gets to stay in her home, for now

Iris Canada wins a reprieve while lawyers try to work out a deal that will let her keep her home of 60 years for the rest of her life

The Agenda, April 18-25: Police accountability, fighting a really bad eviction ….

... plus inclusionary housing and a better Sanctuary City law

Seriously? Evicting a 99-year-old?

This is how bad things are getting: Iris Canada could lose her home of more than 60 years, despite a lifetime lease