Cape Girardeau, MO asked in Civil Rights, Contracts and Real Estate Law for Missouri

Q: If I believe I am being harassed out of retaliation (not employment related), would that be harassment or retaliation?

I have a previous landlord who is neighbors with my mother. He evicted us for breaking the lease (which we didn't) and has been harassing my mom periodically since. Most recently he has yelled at my 7 yo child for something that didn't happen.

1 Lawyer Answer
Ronald J. Eisenberg
Ronald J. Eisenberg
  • Consumer Law Lawyer
  • Chesterfield, MO
  • Licensed in Missouri

A: If he has threatened to harm the child seek and order of protection.

It takes a court judgment for an eviction. Therefore, if you were sued you should have had your day in court.

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