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What happens to my personal things if I am evicted from my apartment while I’m in jail for 30 days?
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Your property should be held by landlord as Bailee in trust. It is not abandoned and landlord would be liable if discarded.Please let me know if the reply is acceptable by responding “yes” or “acceptable”
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What does that mean for my property? Do I get it back?
You get it back.
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If not returned you have to be paid for the value
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Is that clearer and acceptsble?
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Great. Please select the 5 star (*****) rating on your page for the answer. That’s how I get paid by the site. Much appreciated!
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