NWLS posts audio and video content on various Pennsylvania civil, poverty-law topics for informational purposes only.
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Tenants Suing in District Magisterial Court
In Pennsylvania, if someone owes you money you may sue them in
Magisterial District Court. Common reasons to sue are for the return of a
security deposit, or for the value of property a landlord refuses to give back
to the tenant after the tenant moves. For more information download our overview and sample pleading.
This information is provided as a public service and is intended for educational purposes only. It should not be misconstrued as legal advice, and is not intended as a substitute for the specific advice of an attorney. Be aware that the law does change, and sometimes quickly and unexpectedly. Therefore, you should consult an attorney before taking or refraining from any action based on the information provided here.