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As the landlord I just served a eviction notice do I file the unlawful detainer or does the tenant if I do how is this done
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Lawyer: RobertJDFL, Attorney replied 2 months ago

Good evening,

As the landlord, you would file the unlawful detainer lawsuit. Typically, you can get the forms for the lawsuit from the Clerk of the Court's office. Some counties will also put the forms online on their court websites. If you give me your county/state I can look and see if the forms online, if you'd like.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Sure you can look I’m in San Luis Obispo county
Lawyer: RobertJDFL, Attorney replied 2 months ago

Looks like the forms (and a self-help site for self-represented applicants) is available through the courts, but their website appears to be down right now (could just be offsite for maintenance). Here is the website:

slocourts.net/self_help/eviction_housing

If you cannot get it working, you could also just visit the Clerk's office -they should have the forms you need there in person.

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