Legal Question in Landlord & Tenant Law in California

Landlord discarded my property (electronics) the day I turned in my key. I called hours after leaving and requested they hold it, but they claim maintenance threw it out. Any recourse?

Asked on 6/15/13, 9:14 pm

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Brian Rosales Harris, Rosales & harris
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The landlord cannot immediatley dispose of personal property upon a tenant's move out. You can sue him for the value of the property.

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Answered on 7/01/13, 10:58 am

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