Two recent independent reports have revealed that Arkansas's residential landlord-tenant law is significantly out of balance with that of other states and, moreover, is arguably unconstitutional in part. How did this come about, and why is Arkansas so different?
Lynn Foster, The Hands of the State: The Failure to Vacate Statute and Residential Tenants' Rights in Arkansas, 36 U. Ark. Little Rock L. Rev. 1 (2013).