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What are the circumstances surrounding the eviction of a person?

That information is contained in the complaint, which is maintained in a case file in our fileroom.

Am I being evicted?

Look up your name on our public access case search to see if a case has been filed.

What are my rights are as a tenant.

You can call the Columbus Urban League at (614) 257-6300 for information.

How do I red tag the door and do a set out?

After the forms are completed and filed, the Clerks office will send the paperwork to the service bailiffs office. You will then contact them to arrange the set out at (614) 645-7780.

Does the owner of the property need to file the eviction? Or can I evict my roommate?

The owner of the property or their attorney must file the eviction case. Roommates cannot evict roommates.

When will the defendant be served?

This process will depend on the postal office, or the Bailiff. Usually the hearings will be scheduled fourteen to twenty-one days from the filing date.