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once I post 'no smoking' signs in plain view where every tenant can see them, and they violate the policy, what is my next legal course of action? this is for a rental room by two tenants in my home.
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You can consider filing an unlawful detainer action to evict the rule breaking tenants.

The first step is to terminate their occupancy with the written Notice of Termination. If they fail to vacate the premises after the required notice, you will need to file an unlawful detainer action to evict them.


You can copy the forms at your local law library or purchase them on line at:
http://www.nupplegal.com/eviction/index.html

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JACUSTOMER-3lhfycs3- :

i am already in the eviction process but female tenant has informed me she has every intention of disputing

JACUSTOMER-3lhfycs3- :

in the meantime i am posting non smoking signs due to health issues of another tenant

WebLaw :

It is the tenant's right to dispute the eviction. However if the tenant is not abiding by the rules and regulations, it is unlikely that the court would rule in her favor

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