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Tenhet v. Boswell
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Tenhet v. Boswell
Citation:554 P.2d 330 (1976).
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Raymond Johnson and Hazel Tenhet (the plaintiff) owned a parcel of property as joint tenants. Without the plaintiff’s knowledge, Johnson leased the property to Boswell (the defendant) for $150 per year for 10 years and included an option to buy the property. Johnson died 3 months after executing the lease, and shortly after, the plaintiff sought to establish herself as sole owner of the property as the only remaining joint tenant. The defendant refused to leave the property, so the plaintiff filed this suit to have the lease declared invalid.
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