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Does a landlord have the right to hold renters property for unpaid bills

Lawyer's Assistant: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?

Tennessee ...Rhea County

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

No

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

She rents from my daughter and some of the things the renter is doing is against my daughter's beliefs

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