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Must prior evictions be disclosed in signing up for a new apt

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have been taken so far? Has any paperwork been prepared or filed?

I got a letter to vacate in 25 days

Lawyer's Assistant: Where is the property located?

Texas

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

No thats it

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