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Landlords finding way around eviction ban

Posted Dec 22, 2020

By Kyle Stucker, Portsmouth Herald


Local landlords, according to a New Hampshire attorney who represents them, are now successfully using health and safety arguments to “couch” their efforts to evict tenants who are behind on rent because a federal COVID-19 moratorium prevents nonpayment evictions.