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Absolutely. That would make them in contempt of the court order, depending on exactly how it was phrased and if it was the result of an agreed court order, as you indicate, it would also make them in breach of contract. That would mean that if you choose to hire a lawyer then you can sue for the attorney's fees as well.
Yes, I will be here until your question is completed although I have to do research and assist others occasionally.
If you bring a separate lawsuit for breach of contract then you can ask for damages but it's impossible to lost all of the potential damages available. If you want to tell me what damages you have I can tell you whether or not they would be recoverable.
You could also recover attorney's fees and costs no matter what your other damages are.
Can you explain how the landlord's actions caused your foot to get hurt?
That one is going to be difficult to place on him but it's possible. It won't be a part of the breach of contract case, you'd have to do a separate one for negligence or an intentional tort.
The rest of those you listed are possibles as well, depending on exactly what happened. If you want to pursue all of these then you probably want to go and visit with a local attorney.
You're limited in what you can do in the contempt of court. You can ask for anything but you aren't likely to get anything that you didn't ask for in the original lawsuit that resulted in this agreed order.
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