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I lived with a friend for 1 month without signing any form of lease or rental agreement. I paid her the full months rent. Now that I have moved out, she is with holding a little over 100 dollars of mine, which I trusted to her hold for an unrelated situation. Now she is refusing to give me back the 100 I let me her hold stating, "emotional reasons" ie: I didn't sweep my room when I moved out AND for bills for the months of august

Lawyer's Assistant: Since estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Oregon

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

No

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Our "friendship" ended over some pretty sad drug related issues on both of our accounts but both of which are in the past.

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