Legal Information: Illinois
Laws current as of April 27, 2018
If you are a victim of domestic violence, sexual assault, sexual abuse, or stalking, moving out of your apartment to a confidential location may be an important part of staying safe. Under this housing law, you may be able to leave your lease early, without penalty, or get your locks changed.
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