Florida Statute 83.67 prohibits "self-help" evictions. The landlord's "right to evict the tenant" is actually a right to sue the tenant for eviction. Florida is very protective of tenants in cases where the landlord decides to lock the tenant out of the premises, remove personal property, or shut off utilities.
This even includes utilities that are under the landlord's name and are paid by him, these include; gas, water, electricity, garbage collection and refrigeration.
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