Rented a room in mobile home 6 months ago and paid rent to roommate. My dog died last Friday despite trip to vet and I stayed with friend overnight. Got text Saturday stating my belongings were outside and locks changed. Rent paid and I want back in
This is an illegal eviction by the landlord. You can sue the landlord for damages, including emotional distress, and possibly seek injunctive relief and punitive damages. It may be a while before you can get back into this rental. I am not sure that this is where you want to be with such an erratic landlord. Meanwhile, you need to find a suitable replacement rental and store your property out of the elements, so that those items are not damaged by the rain and weather or stolen. Take photos and videos and keep track of your costs. If the damages are limited to $10,000 small claims court may be a good place to resolve this matter.
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