Q: Ex-husband jail release 2/19. He burned down my house, stalked me and hit me. Landlord waive break-lease fee law for me?
Want to know if there's a law in my favor to move without fee for breaking my lease just renewed in Nov 2017.
North Carolina law does afford special protection for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, or stalking, in relation to early termination of rental agreements in Section 42-45.1 of the North Carolina General Statutes.
The N.C. General Assembly's unofficial copy of the statute is available at:
I am not your attorney and am unsure if you qualify under this law; contact an attorney in your state directly if you have questions.
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