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Vindication after eviction ordeal

Jury backs tenant in foreclosure dispute

William Allen fought to stay in this Seaver Street rooming house, which was in foreclosure. Law student Eli Schlam (above) stands in the room where Allen lived. William Allen fought to stay in this Seaver Street rooming house, which was in foreclosure. Law student Eli Schlam (above) stands in the room where Allen lived. (Jonathan Wiggs/ Globe Staff)
By Meghan Irons
Globe Staff / December 28, 2008

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One day last January, William Allen tried to get into the Seaver Street rooming house where he'd been living for the past four years, but the locks had been changed. (Full article: 912 words)

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