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I am sorry to hear about what you are going through. If you fail to vacate in the requested period of time, then the owner/landlord would need to proceed with the eviction. It would be at that time that you can raise any defenses which you may have and would need to show that the landlord is retaliating against you and asking that you vacate, as a result of you making a demand for repairs to be done to the rental. If you prevail, the eviction may be denied and you could turn around and also sue and have a claim against the landlord as well, so a counter-claim, could be considered as well.