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Can a writ of evi. Be fought. Texas. No not yet

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Can a writ of...

Can a writ of evi

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Real Estate Lawyer: Legal Eagle, Lawyer replied 7 months ago
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The answer to your question is yes. There are a number of grounds upon which you could fight the writ of eviction. For example, if the landlord accepted payment then they waive their right to continue to evict to you. On the other hand, if the landlord harassed or discriminated against you in any way, you can use that to fight the writ. Furthermore, if the landlord failed to properly serve you or provide you appropriate notice of the original eviction, then you could also fight it on those grounds. Furthermore, if the landlord is violating the terms of your lease or agreement, then you can fight the writ. However, if the writ has already been issued because a judgment has been rendered, then the only other way that you can fight it is if you file an appeal within the timeframe or request that the judge set aside the judgement (if it was in default).

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