Renters, Know Your Rights

from Connections, Summer 2023 newsletter

If you are facing eviction, you do not have to move out just because your landlord told you to, sent you a notice to quit, or sent you a Summary Process Summons and Complaint. You only have to move out if the court orders you to move out.

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If your landlord wants you to move out, they must:

If served with court papers called the Summons and Complaint:

The Summons and Complaint will tell you:

If you have bad conditions in your home:

Questions about renter’s rights?

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