Can My Landlord Put Me Out Without Going To Court?

No. Any other method, such as locking you out or turning off the utilities, is illegal. If the landlord attempts to evict you in an illegal manner, you may be able to stay in the house and recover damages and attorney`s fees from the landlord.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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