Q: Can my landlord evict me for smoking marijuana when he has no proof?
Landlord said he smelt pot last couple days and evicted us. Said he could smell in hallway. It wasn't me smoking and I offered him to come search he wouldn't
A: The landlord's rights to evict a tenant are generally found in the lease agreement. Smoking pot or any illegal drug is a basis for an eviction, however, the landlord must file a lawsuit and have a Judge enter an Order of Possession based on breach of the lease for a non-monetary breach.
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