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Resident in condominium was seen on film uniting in

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resident in condominium was seen on film uniting in elevator
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: Florida
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: repotted not filed
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: penalty
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  LawTalk replied 2 months ago.

Good evening,

I'm Doug, and I'm very sorry to hear of your situation. My goal is to provide you with excellent service today.

As the person who did this is a resident, and presumably an owner in the association, the association can fine the resident for the act, and even sue the resident for the clean-up.

And, the resident can be reported to police and they may choose to pass it on to the county prosecutor's office which might charge a criminal offense such as malicious mischief. Presuming that there was less than $200 in damage, the Crimea would be a second-degree misdemeanor punishable by up to 60 days in jail and a fine.

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