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    Aug 7, 2007, 08:30 AM
    Making An Adult Child Move Out
    I am a single mom with a 21 yr old son living in my home. He works part-time (20 hrs wkly) and plays video games and stays on his computer the remainder of the time. He has no interest in going back to school. He turns a deaf ear when approached about it. He is rude to me, has a bad temper, and does almost nothing to help around the house. He only helps when I stay on him constantly. I am extremely tired of the entire situation. I have asked him to move out several times and he refuses. I have been to the JP's Office twice and they refuse to evict him as he is not a tenant. Although he did pay rent for a short time, but I kept no receipts. I've talked to just about every law enforcement official in my county. They all say they can do nothing unless he threatens me and I call them. I can change the locks and put his stuff out when he's gone. However, he would probably break the door down or break a window. Then I would call the police and have to wait for them to arrive. No telling what he would do in that time frame. Is the only way I can remove him is by hiring a lawyer?
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    Aug 8, 2007, 02:43 AM
    Legally... you have to go to court and to sue him for rent.After that you have right to kick him out if he does not pay.
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    Aug 8, 2007, 03:42 AM
    Pack his bags the next time he leave, put them on the step, change the locks he should get the message you are sending.
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    Aug 8, 2007, 07:10 AM
    Yep, change the locks, and put his stuff on the porch. If the JP already said he was not a tenant, there is nothing he can do.

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