Tenants in San Francisco residential hotels are allowed no visitors and experience lock outs. Randy Shaw pushes for legislation to be made instead of a slower litigation route, to get tenants’ rights to visitors.
Accused slumlord Guenter Kaussen committed suicide on April 15, 1995. He left behind millions in debt and lawsuits, many of which were put into limbo after his death.
German landlord Guenter Kaussen commits suicide. Further complicating the lawsuits against the accused slumlord.
Mission District tenants accuse city of neglection their neighborhood and protecting slumlords.