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If you are not residing in the same property, the court is not in most all cases going to find you guilty of a criminal
misdemeanor for this, especially if you argue you make periodic checks of the property to try to prevent such violations. However, the landowner is responsible for code violations on their property and the tenant violating the codes is grounds for you to evict the tenant from the premises and also to charge the tenant for any costs you incur from your tenant's violations.
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