1984

German Landlord Sued by Refugees

Tenderloin Housing Clinic files a class-action suit against Kaussen on behalf of low-income tenants, many of whom are refugees.

1984

German Landlord’s Policies Protested

THC joins tenants, workers, and other local organizations to protest the substandard living and working conditions inside Kaussen’s properties.

1985

Did Kaussen Stash His Cash?

Kaussen’s death sends his estate scrambling to untangle his finances, leaving many in SF and abroad uncertain about the future of his debt and active lawsuits.

Trigger warning: suicide.