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Can you tell me what state this is in?
Are you saying that the ceiling is sagging down like it is ready to collapse?
Have you notified the landlord in writing and demanded that they come make repairs?
Ok, then your next step should be to call the local Code Enforcement or Housing inspector's office and request an inspection. They will come out and then cite the owner to make repairs. This is some kind of leak the is letting the drywall get wet and bow down, either from the roof vent or from another unit upstairs (if there is someone above you).
They will force the landlord to make repairs of face daily fines..
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