Landlord Waited Too Long to Object to Tenant's Pitbull
LVT Number: #30420
Landlord sued to evict tenant for keeping a pitbull dog in his apartment in violation of her lease. Tenant claimed that she had kept the dog since she moved into the apartment in 2014, and that landlord's staff saw her walking the dog regularly. The court ruled for tenant and dismissed the case.
Garvey v. Rodriguez: Index No. 55359/19, NYLJ No. 1570221630 (Civ. Ct. Kings; 9/9/19; Barany, J)