Can my landlord refuse rent and then evict me?

Question Details: I tried to pay my landlord a week ago but he would not accept it. What happened was that a friend was going to pay the rent but he didn't make it to town. I asked my landlord if I could pay the following weekend and at first he said yes. Then he called me later that day being rude and told me that would did not accept the money because I am unemployed. He texted me yesterday, a week later, and told me that I have until tomorrow to get my things out of the house. He also said that he is coming with his truck and trailer to move my things out. There are no kind of legal papers for anything. No eviction. He is trying to force me out and rented the house to someone else while I still live here. Is that legal?

Answered 4 years ago| Contributor
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