New trial needed due to lack of explanation in court decision.

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#24257 Landlord sued former tenant for rent arrears owed when tenant moved out. The court ruled for landlord after a trial, and tenant appealed. The appeals court found that a new trial was needed. It was unclear from the trial record when tenant moved out or whether there were any rent-impairing conditions. Landlord's brief testimony could be interpreted as stating that tenant moved out as early as...

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