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I got an unlawful detainer notice for non payment of rent in NOV. i paid nov rent. this was filed after all of it was received. i need to file an answer, the notice i got is inconsistent and doesnt even agree with what thier attorney is stating they reported that i owed

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

Sorry....California and my name is tiffany..

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

I was served with an unlawful detainer

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

I dont know, the list is long. i guess i just need to know how to proceedd

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Lawyer: Olivia Kent, Attorney replied 6 months ago
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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
the 5 days i have to answer are business days, correct? i was served on a saturday
Lawyer: Olivia Kent, Attorney replied 6 months ago

What does your document say - 5 days or 5 business days?

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