Shallotte, NC asked in Family Law and Libel & Slander for North Carolina

Q: Wanting to sue aunt for false promises, deformation of character, evicting my family for no valid reason. Moved from sc

She told my wife's family we were homeless which was not true. we were told to get rid of all household items, break our current lease, and for me to change jobs and kids to change schools and move 3 hrs/different states and now we were told we can not stay here and have no where to go. Need help!

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Adam Bull
Adam Bull
  • Asheville, NC
  • Licensed in North Carolina

A: unfortunately the law does not provide a remedy for people acting poorly in all situations. If there was not a written lease or contract, then each party is able to change their minds at any time, just like she couldn't force you to live here.

next time, if you have any hesitation, get an agreement in writing before you decide to uproot your family.

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