Q: If allegations of a violation are made, is it the landlord's responsibility to prove that violation happened?
A: If your landlord has filed a claim of action against you then yes, they have the burden to prove you caused the violations. However, without more facts and information it is difficult to give an answer to your question as it is a vague and broad question.
Gregory L Abbott agrees with this answer
A: If the landlord wants to penalize you somehow for the alleged violation, and you disagree, ultimately their only enforcement mechanism is to go to court. If you oppose it in court, then yes, the landlord will have the burden of proof regarding the violation.
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