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Are you still living in the house or have you moved out already?
I have moved out already I only had two weeks
OK. Were you violating the lease at all by doing anything illegal or by letting someone stay there who was not on the lease?
I did have some people staying with me who were'nt on the lease but they were not making there living there permanent
OK. If you did not violate the lease and were current on paying rent, then the landlord has wrongfully evicted you,.
You should file suit in the small claims court in your town
And claim breach of contract and wrongful eviction
You need to gather the costs you had to pay for moving out.
Well the landlady said drugs were being sold out of a sleeping bag and she had proof but I did not see the proof
And if you have found a new place to live which is more expensive than the old place, you can ask for the difference in price.
I understand. If that is not true, then she has wrongfully evicted you.
You can and should take action.
I just don't know where to start
What city are you in>?
Bay St. Louis Mississippi
Ok. give me a second and I'll get you more information.
You need to go down to the local justice court.
In Bay SL it is
HANCOCK COUNTY JUSTICE COURT
Tommy CarverDesmond HodaJay Lagasse8450 Highway 90Bay St. Louis, MS. 39520 (XXX) XXX-XXXX
This is the court that is like the People's Court or Judge Judgy.
You don't have to be a lawyer and you can basically just file the case based on a form they should have down at the court house
I have another question about it
would it be too late because the eviction was last month
It is not to late to claim wrongful eviction. However, it may be too late to get an order to let you resume living in the old place. You will likely only be given a monetary award.
Do you have any further questions?
oh so it would most likely be pointless or the better question is above all of this would this cause problems to move to my next house because right now I don't have my own house I am living with my father
I don't think it should cause you any new problems on getting the next place.
But you should be able to recover the difference between what you were paying, and the market rate for a place of similar size for the remainder of the term of the lease before you got wrongfully evicted.
Let me say, that if the landlady doesn't have anyone new living in the place now, you can ask the judge to order her to let you resume your lease and stay there for the rest of the term
wow that is a big relief
I really appreciate your time this has helped me out alot
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ok thank you