Legal Question in Landlord & Tenant Law in Virginia

How do I get off a lease with a roomate that threatened and kicked me out but wont take my name off the lease?

Asked on 7/25/13, 2:22 pm

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Michael E. Hendrickson Attorney & Counsellor at Law
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Talk with the landlord to see if you can be released. Furthermore, if you've been kicked, that amounts to assault & battery under Virginia law and which if reported could be further inducement for your "roommie" as well as the landlord to let you out of this lease.

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7/26/13, 8:22 am

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