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Legal action that takes land, a residence, or property from the person or persons living there and back into the possession of the owner or landlord. These are heard in Justice Court.

Eviction hearing

Where the landlord and tenant appear before the judge and present their respective sides


Testimony of a witness, an object or written documents submitted in court about the facts in a case.

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