Cabot, AR asked in Family Law and Landlord - Tenant for Oklahoma

Q: Can I remove my 18 yr old daughter and her 20 yr old girlfriend without legal eviction?

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Timothy Carignan
Timothy Carignan
  • Norman, OK
  • Licensed in Oklahoma

A: They are both legal adults. If they aren't paying rent, then they aren't tenants and don't have the rights that tenants have. You can ask them both to leave, and you can call a sheriff if they refuse.

However, this will almost definitely do great harm to your relationship with your daughter. Think long and hard before taking such drastic steps.

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