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Did you send a letter to the landlord in writing about this infestation?
They do not have the right to keep your damage deposit if there is no damage.
But you don't have the right to leave the apartment early unless you have given them chances to rectify the problem.
If you gave up after they did what the should do then a court may say you did not have a right to break the lease.
So if you can prove that they refused to do more then you would likely be able to sue them successfully for the damage deposit and they will not be able to successfully sue for breaking the lease.
What I suggest you do is pay a lawyer a small fee to send one letter threatening a lawsuit and my guess is that will work.
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