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If it is small claims, you should sue her for the living conditions. If it is unlivable or the conditions make it uninhabitable and you notified the landlord or she knew the conditions were poor, you can ask the court for a refund of your rent for the fair rental value of the premises. You should also go online to the Pine Tree Legal Assistance website, just google them, for more extensive information that is all free.
Answer Applies to: Maine