Q: Can landlord's file eviction on you during the CoVID 19 pandemic
A: A landlord can file a dispossessory in court. However, the courts are closed for civil matters until May 13. Therefore, a hearing on a case that is filed this month is unlikely to be heard before the end of May or the beginning of June.
However, the size of your county will have an influence on when your case would be heard. Large counties may take longer than the first part of June to hear cases filed the last week of April. Call the clerk of your county to get information on the timing of hearings.
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