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Before ANDERSON and BARKETT, Circuit Judges, and TRAGER,*fn1 District Judge.

Plaintiffs-appellants Young Apartments, Inc. (“Young Apartments”) appeals a district court order dismissing several of its equal protection claims under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 (“§ 1983″) against defendants-appellees Town of Jupiter, Florida (“Jupiter”), Jupiter Town Manager Andrew D. Lukasik (“Lukasik”) and Jupiter Building Official Robert Lecky (“Lecky”), as well as a breach of contract claim against Jupiter. Young Apartments claims that Jupiter, through the actions of town officials including Lukasik and Lecky, is attempting to drive away the Town’s growing population of Hispanic immigrant residents by targeting the landlords (including Young Apartments) who provide these residents with affordable housing. Young Apartments claims that it has suffered significant financial injury as a result of Jupiter’s discriminatory attempts to eliminate the affordable housing available to Hispanic immigrants. Young Apartments also asserts that Jupiter’s condemnation of some of Young Apartments’ housing units breached the express terms of an agreement negotiated between the parties.

 
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