Trump Loving Racist James Prater Violates Fair Housing Act By Refusing To Sell His Home To “Foreigners”
Prater has made it clear he won’t sell you his home in the Coventry Woods subdivision. He has put up the filed message in his front yard to proclaim it to the world.
The toxic message in Prater’s front yard reads:
It appears the Iraq War veteran likes to move around a lot. He has lived in three different locations around Ingham County, Michigan and lived in multiple locations in the Los Angeles suburbs. The Trump loving racist also still maintains a cell phone number with a Los Angeles area code of 818.
The State Of Michigan Says Prater Is Violating The Fair Housing Act
The federal Fair Housing Act prohibits “any notice, statement or advertisement” in real estate transactions that discriminate based on national origin. Michigan’s Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act also has similar protections.
Yet no one has filed a complaint to challenge Prater’s sign. Mason Mayor Russ Whipple has said it hasn’t made much of a ripple in his community. Whipple also told the Lansing state Jornal:
Prater told the LSJ he has had the house on the market for about a month. He also says he has no offers. Prater said he has received several calls from people who want to harass him over the sign. Prater told the LSJ:
The Trump loving racist also claims his brother is a lawyer in California lawyer and his brother is advising him. MFI-Miami researched the California Bar and could only find a Stephen Darell Prater who has been practicing law since 1981. The Trump loving racist told the LSJ that his brother the “lawyer” told him the sign was not illegal:
When Trump Loving Racist James Prater Says, “Foreigners,” He actually Means Muslims
Prater said his idea of a foreigner might not be what you expect. He refused to give Putnam a direct answer about his definition. In other words, he being coy because he’s trying to skirt the Fair Housing Act.
The Trump loving racist also proclaimed his support for President Trump’s policy of banning Muslims from coming into the United States:
Yet, Prater claims he is not a racist because his best friend from the army is Hispanic. Yet, Prater’s Facebook page is filled racist comments about Muslims.
He is also claiming he has had an ongoing feud with his Pakistani neighbors. The neighbors painted the sidewalk in front of their home. Prater said the sidewalks are the property of the neighborhood association.
Trump Loving Racist James Prater’s Shady Past Selling Used Cars
Prater and his business partner Patrick Joslin made headlines in mid-Michigan two years ago. The Michigan Secretary of State shuttered two used car dealerships owned by Joslin and Prater.
The state of Michigan launched an investigation after University Motor Mall customers complained when they discovered the cars they bought did not have credible titles. Department investigators were unable to access records from the dealerships while trying to review the complaints. This violates Michigan car dealerships regulations. The state has still been unable to discover where and from whom the cars came from.
Former employees claim they were never given their final paychecks.
University Motor Mall was also infamous for their obnoxious and borderline racist commercials like this one: