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No, although that is a very, very common belief for some reason.
There are a few reason that you are allowed to break a lease, but every few.
1) If you are on military duty and get deployed
2) The rental unit is unsafe or violates some type of health and safety or building code, or
3) The landlord repeatedly harasses you or violates your rights of privacy.
You can also try and buy your way out of the lease, offering the landlord a portion of what you would owe if you completed the lease. That may enable the landlord to rent the property to someone else and "double dip" as to the rentals.
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