Dear Pasadena Tenant:
I am an attorney licensed to practice law in New York. I do not practice law in Texas.
You have a number of legitimate grievances and issues concerning your tenancy and the management of your apartment, so you will need a live hands on attorney to advocate for you.
You could read the information provided about tenant rights in a pamphlet published by the Texas Attorney General at:
You should check the handbook published by the Texas State Bar at:
The world is turning unfriendly to persons who smoke and more landlords are invoking chances to limit and deter smoking anywhere in residential buildings
The answer provided to you is in the nature of general information. The general proposition being that you should try to avoid a bad outcome if you can.