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Taking people to court if they cant come up with rent

Do you have to go to court? or can you just pay off fines slowly?
What happens?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 6:37 PM on May. 5, 2011 in Money & Work

Answers (3)
  • It depends. If there is a written contract, then you can totally take them to court...but you dont have to! It really is up to you and how you feel is the best way to handle the situation.
    Tarrar

    Answer by Tarrar at 6:47 PM on May. 5, 2011

  • I would look up your landlord-tenant laws for your state.
    Rosehawk

    Answer by Rosehawk at 7:10 PM on May. 5, 2011

  • Each state is different and you really need to talk with a lawyer about the specifics of your case. As a landlord we actually have several tenants that have been evicted legally and owe us thousands of dollars, but in our state there isn't much we can do about it.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:04 PM on May. 5, 2011

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