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Folder: Main Menu > Housing & Shelter > Drug Holdover Proceedings > Defense Pleadings and Motions

This folder contains samples of pleadings and motions defending against eviction based on "Bawdy House" laws. Sample materials are categorized by the arguments they make: the inadmissaibility of sealed records in court, defense against attempted evictions based on lack of aqquiescence of illegal activity in the household, and defense based on the statute of limiations, among other things. The "Use of Sealed Records" folder has additional training materials for defense attorneys on keeping sealed criminal records out of housing court.

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