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i live in TX have property in Chicago need to know how i can get the tenant evicted from that property without having to travel and take time off work to go to court
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I certainly understand your concern. The only way to do this, would be to retain an attorney to represent you and file the necessary eviction papers, in Chicago. If this is not contested, the attorney should be able to do everything. However, if this goes to trial and the matter is heard, you may need to appear to testify, so you could still have to appear before the court, at the end.

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