Write a short essay, between 400 and 500 words, responding to the assignment below. You are expected to utilize the textbook and outside resources to provide accurate and substantive answers to the question. Also, be sure to make use of illustrating examples where appropriate. Submit your work in APA format.
***To what extent may a landlord be held liable for injuries caused by defects on the premises? Can a landlord be held liable for injuries caused by the crimes of third persons?