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I am 71 yr hhave 2 kids need a lawyer to file civil case .i reported landlord 10 11 2017 for mold and water leak on 10 16 plummet came said mold couunter have to come ouut. Left did not here from mgmt co.so on 10 25 i call channels 13 and 13 call mgmt co

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

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Yes on 25 hhe sent me a letter because i call channels 13 for a bill of $ 7, 500.for leak and on 11 13 5 day pay or guit. Rent due ever 15 of monthh answe in jucticcoujrt

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I had contact nv Real. Estate Divison. I recive a letter saying investigation hhas open and do not delay civil action .huave pictures reciepts today Kitchen is still plastic .no h2o or cabenits

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Under Colorado law, you have a right to sue him for retaliation in housing because he caused you these problems after reporting him for mold and leaks. It is illegal to do that, and he cannot charge you the way he is doing it. You should sue him, and you can do it in small claims court without a lawyer and you will win.

Here is the link to the forms you need to sue him in small claims court in Colorado:

https://www.courts.state.co.us/Self_Help/smallclaims/

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