La Vergne, TN asked in Landlord - Tenant for Tennessee

Q: They served us eviction papers before the month was over l am 31 days late and have a court date tomorrow is this legal

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Anthony M. Avery
Anthony M. Avery
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  • Landlord Tenant Lawyer
  • Knoxville, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: You were served prior to Court, so what is the problem? A continuance is possible, but it appears you have no defense to an Unlawful Detainer Warrant. I suggest you start looking for somewhere else to live, and not pay April's rent.

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