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Real Estate - August 26, 2011

RentWatch

Can a stalking victim be evicted?

by Martin Eichner

Q I am embarrassed to ask this question but I have no choice. I separated from my husband six months ago. Two months ago, I rented an apartment so that I could live in peace but my husband keeps stalking me and threatening me.

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Martin Eichner edits RentWatch for Project Sentinel, an organization founded in 1974 that provides landlord tenant dispute resolution and fair housing services in Northern California and administers rental-housing mediation programs in Palo Alto, Los Altos and Mountain View. Call 650-856-4062 for dispute resolution or 650-321-6291 for fair housing or email mediate4us@housing.org.

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