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Can tenant file a lawsuit against a landlord to try and

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Can tenant file a lawsuit against a landlord to try and prove a retaliatory eviction in California. Also can tenant request a jury trial
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Landlord-Tenant
Expert:  AttyHeather replied 5 months ago.

Hi, I'm Heather, an attorney with 15 years experience and I'll be assisting you for informational purposes.

Yes, in CA, there is a cause of action for retaliatory eviction, and yes, in CA, a tenant can request a jury trial in an eviction.

Expert:  AttyHeather replied 5 months ago.

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