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    Landlord liability for nuisance tenants: no change

    Collins, DM (2016) Landlord liability for nuisance tenants: no change. Journal of Housing Law, 19 (4). pp. 66-70. ISSN 1368-6542

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    Considers whether the Court of Appeal ruling in Cocking v Eacott has altered the scope of a landlord's liability for the anti-social conduct of tenants. Reviews the traditional position concerning a landlord's responsibilities in such circumstances, case law on the extent to which "control" is a requirement of liability, and whether alternative methods to having a public landlord adopt a nuisance are available, such as judicial review.

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