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I am afraid that your damages of $650 and whatever the prorated share of the rent would be would not cover any attorney's fees and attorneys generally do not take small claims cases for this reason even when attorneys are allowed in small claims court. Also, as she is now in HI, the only small claims court with personal jurisdiction over her is the court in HI where she is located as small claims is a court of limited jurisdiction and they have no "long arm" jurisdiction.
Thus, you would have to sue her in HI. The other thing you can do to get some satisfaction is if the house is in that bad of shape is call the local health and building code enforcement office and have them go out and inspect and cite her for all of the violations, which will likely cost her more than the money she took from you here.
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