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Lynn families feeling eviction pressure

Protesters gather on Wednesday night at Lynn City Hall to denounce evictions during the pandemic and distribute information about rights and resources to vulnerable tenants as part of the Housing is the Cure National Day of Action. Emma is among other Lynn residents who have received eviction notices. (Olivia Falcigno)
LYNN — Despite the federal moratorium on evictions, some Lynn families say they have felt pressured to leave their homes. The moratorium prevents the final step of expulsion until Jan. 31, but still allows the eviction process to move forward in the courts. More than 6,000 formal court evictions have been filed in Massachusetts since…

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