Arizona Attorney General

Mark Brnovich



State v. Town of Payson (disability)

July, 2004

The Town of Payson's zoning code does not allow group homes for recovering alcoholics and recovering drug addicts as permitted uses in any residential zone. This is an action under the Arizona Fair Housing Act, Arizona Revised Statute § 41-1491 to 1491.37, to remedy and provide appropriate damages and penalties for Defendants' unlawful housing practices based on disability.