There are four people on the lease of the apartment we rent. Me, my twin sister and my parents. My older sister recently moved in, took over my room, and now refuses to leave after asking for my room back. She is not on the lease. Can legal action be taken against her for her to leave?
If your parents want to file an ejectment if she is not paying rent, sure. If she is paying rent, you can't evict her, but the landlord might be able to evict all of you if there are too many people for the size of the apartment.
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How old is she and how long has she been back? Who asked her to leave, just you or everyone? If she is paying rent its eviction, if not its ejectment, possibly the cops would help, but probably not. You should speak with an attorney directly.
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