Brooklyn tenants put Kings County Housing Court on mock trial; demand better treatment and accommodations

Hundreds of tenants gathered at Brooklyn Borough Hall, most bringing horror stories of their experiences in housing court. (3/13/14)

BROOKLYN - Tenants across Brooklyn came together to stage a mock courtroom drama putting Kings County Housing Court on trial.

Hundreds of tenants gathered at Brooklyn Borough Hall, most bringing horror stories of their experiences in housing court.

News 12 spoke with residents who say the court is friendlier toward landlords than tenants.

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The advocates say they're hoping to persuade city officials to find a new home for Kings County Housing Court where there's more space, more services and more empowerment for tenants.

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