Camden, NJ asked in Landlord - Tenant for New Jersey

Q: We just got the notice that we are being evicted and have to be out in 3 days. My wife is going through chemotherapy and

Radiation. We were going to ask the judge for more time.

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Morris Leo Greb
Morris Leo Greb
  • Landlord Tenant Lawyer
  • Rockaway, NJ
  • Licensed in New Jersey

A: Your question fails to state whether the notice was a letter from the landlord or an ntice from the Court after a court earing was scheduled. If a letter from the landlord with no notice from the Court, you do not have to move, NJ Courts do not recognize self help. The Landlord must follow the statutory requirements. If it is a warrant for removal from the court, you can petition the Court for a stay. It is important that you speak to an attorney immediately.

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