A widower with a tragic story gets solid advice from the judge when he sues for property damage caused by ferrets; an apartment's state of disrepair is blamed on a tenant who claims all damages are normal wear and tear.
When a young woman sues her parents, one of whom served time in jail, the judge educates lawmakers regarding social support; a young man hits hard times and is taken in by a friend, but later sues him for not helping him move out.
A family rents a vacation home in hope of zip-lining only to discover the business has closed, so they demand a refund; a 19-year-old spends $3,000 on a used car only to find herself stranded with a vehicle from Guam that can't pass a smog test.
A friendly sports bet between co-workers ends with a bloody assault in a parking lot; a contractor is directed to install a pizza oven in a man's home in one week, or he won't get paid.
A woman is accused of damaging a limo and stealing customer fares; ex-lovers get into trouble with the judge when they can't stop arguing with each other in court; a woman says her car was burned to the ground at a former friend's auto repair shop.
A man sues his ex-fiancee for the cost of an engagement ring, but she says he took it with him when he moved out; a mechanic says his drug problem didn't contribute to the theft of a car; a woman sues a longtime former friend.
Two neighbors fight over alleged theft, harassment and a shoving match; a man claims he paid a mover in both money and drugs.
The owners of a German shepherd deny liability for a small dog's injuries; alleged loans for chemotherapy treatments tear a family apart.
A woman wants her daughter's ex-boyfriend to repay her for a failed time-share vacation; a man is on the hook for towing fees after selling a car to an unlicensed driver.
Dog owners fight over liability when an unleashed greyhound is injured; a dispute over a leased car; a mother is sued by a former friend for an unpaid loan and lost wages.
A salon owner claims a stylist left without paying rent; a man accuses his cousin of not paying rent and stealing his clothes; teacher sues her former friend for an unpaid loan to fix up an RV and her friend countersues for emotional distress.
A man goes after his neighbors for alleged damage to his fence; the integrity of two sisters' sworn statements is questioned following an accident; a tenant claims a broken refrigerator caused her to throw out hundreds of dollars worth of food.
A landlord goes after an allegedly delinquent tenant after he is notified about disturbances.
A father fights to get his children back and is sued for travel expenses; a funeral home sues a grieving mother.
A man's trip to Florida with his girlfriend results in a restraining order being filed.
A pet-boarding business' former landlord wants reparations for damages; a woman wants payback for funding her brother's dental work.
A woman's ex-mother-in-law sues her for an unpaid loan; when a woman locks her boyfriend out after learning he was unfaithful, he responds with a lawsuit; a man says his former friend damaged his car with a pipe.
An allegedly inexperienced breeder gets blamed for a puppy's lost ear; a landlord who gave a departing tenant a list of "wear and tear" damages.
A man sues a former co-worker for failing to build a website for his business; a man sued for unpaid rent, a broken tablet and hotel costs.
An accident involving an uninsured and unlicensed driver; a man claims his ex-wife used his health care debit card for their daughter; a dispute over a $5,500 security deposit, property damage and drug paraphernalia.
After helping out a homeless pair, a woman sues them for repayment of loans; a man demands a refund on a broken-down camper.
A defendant is accused of scamming people with promises to "find" vehicles for them to buy; family members who gave a woman a home, health care and a car demand payback.
A puppy's new owner says its sale was rushed because the seller knew it was sick; a baby's parents fight over wedding rings, a tablet and credit-card charges.
A nonprofit group accuses a photographer of swindling; a truck driver says his ex-girlfriend nabbed two of his vehicles.
After a woman's child is mauled by a dog, her fear of the animals resurfaces when another big dog jumps a fence.
Four dogs get involved in a vicious fight, leaving their owners to feud over damages; a car collector says a fellow storage unit owner damaged his vehicles.
A former couple describe their physical fight; a woman denies owing her grandson for a loan and accuses him of stealing a priceless statue.
A man accused of terrifying three children; a landlady says an evicted tenant caused $5,000 worth of damage; a motorist accused of causing a collision.
A mechanic sues a boat's owner for an unpaid bill; a woman regrets lending her sister money to fight a DUI.
A romance ends in a fight over custody of the engagement ring; a teen regrets lending money to her boyfriend's mother; a cyclist accused of crashing into a parked car.
A woman secretly returns a horse she says has chronic arthritis; a marijuana grower says his landlord smoked with him.
A woman accused of failing to repay a loan after finding out her boyfriend is a felon; a roommate sues a circus acrobat for return of his rent and security deposit.
A man sues his child's mother of sabotaging his planned visitation and sues her for travel expenses.
A woman says her horse was injured and held hostage by a stable owner; a couple regret trying to barter cash and a vehicle for a kitchen overhaul.
A woman sues contractors for shoddy workmanship; they say she held their tools hostage and extorted money from them.
A store's customer becomes shocked to see a photo of himself portrayed as a shoplifter; a landlady sues a tenant for harassment.
A man's girlfriend accuses him of repeatedly kicking her car; a landlady discovers a fire pit on her property; an Australian terrier accused of biting a man.
A homeless couple accuse a former friend of cheating them out of pay and harassing them on the job; a teen accidentally stabs a co-worker's phone with a pen.
An eyewitness tells of a car crash; a teen demonstrates how he pushed another child on the playground.
A man sues his unemployed ex for her share of their child's extracurricular activities and orthodontic bills; a mother puts her toddler in the wrong kind of car seat, causing her friend to get a ticket.
A tattoo artist mouths off to his ex-girlfriend in court, denying he owes $8,000 for a motorcycle.
A landlord and a tenant attack each other during an altercation; a woman sues her late boyfriend's wife.
A woman says her intoxicated boyfriend assaulted her in Las Vegas and wants compensation for her injuries.
A car seller repossesses a vehicle over $60, the final amount owed; a woman says her ex-roommate owes her $5,000.
A woman says a handyman acted inappropriately with her daughter; he sues for defamation.
A mother's side business lands her in hot water; dog owners are told how to deal with other leashed dogs on a walk; owners of a wounded animal sue.
A woman brings her child out of state -- against a court order -- then makes allegations against the child's father.
A young man says his roommate locked him out when he showed up to retrieve his possessions, but she says she didn't hear him; a person moves out after saying his landlord broke a promise to not smoke in the house.
Someone else claims the money from a couple's winning ticket; a woman is accused of not paying for the car she totaled.
The ownership of a puppy named Nugget is contested.
Furious about a rent increase, a woman stops paying; parents purchase a car for their son that has a lien on the title.
A dressmaker is sued for an allegedly ill-fitting dress; a teenager says an Uber driver caused an accident.
A teenager is accused of corrupting her landlord's daughter with drugs and alcohol; a man says a woman and her daughter lied about a car's mileage.
A man sues his former brother-in-law; a woman sues her ex-boyfriend for an unpaid loan.
A teenager says she was evicted with undue force; a woman says her landlord kept her security deposit.
A man says his cousin and her friends vandalized his car; a man rents to a tenant's granddaughter.
A feud between neighbors involves restraining orders, home liens and an alleged dog attack; a woman sues a former friend.
Accusations fly over a burnt couch; a man wants to recover farm equipment that he thinks belongs to his deceased father's estate.
A woman battles with her ex and his pregnant fiancee.
Allegations are made about road rage between two motorists; a woman sells her car to a friend, but doesn't possess the title.
A woman says she was attacked by her lover's ex-girlfriend; an engineer claims he never received rims that he paid for.
A distraught mother accuses her teen daughter's ex of kidnapping her and wrecking her car; a man says he got the bad end of the deal when he traded his motorcycle and a gun for bodywork on his classic car.
A woman fears she will be reported to local authorities for fraud; a dog's owner sues its victim for kicking his car.
A boxing trainer is accused of inappropriately touching a woman and violating a non-compete agreement.
An evicted young couple refuse to move out; a stray poodle is accused of biting a man in the face.
A man confronts an unassuming driver he deems reckless; a drag race ends in a car's demise.
A former talent partner refuses to accept that she is technically a squatter; an 8-year-old girl tells how her little dog was attacked by a pit bull.
The owner of a children's salon says he cannot turn a profit; a woman says a former friend assaulted her and vandalized her car.
A raiser of exotic fish sues her business partner for travel expenses to a reef-and-reptile convention; a skateboarder collides with a parked car at high speed.
A tenant is accused of leaving an apartment in shambles; a small dog is attacked by a large one that was let out accidentally.
A very unsatisfied customer sues an upholsterer over quality of workmanship; a couple say they were scammed into returning a vehicle they were in the process of buying.
A pool technician is accused of stealing; ex-lovers fight over insurance, payments and repairs on a truck.
Mom goes on the hot seat when her young adult daughter tries to track down money she earned as a teen; an ex-lover tries to collect rent from a woman in financial straits due to a medical emergency.
A winning golfer at a fundraiser claims he was ripped off; a house cat escapes and ruins a $9,000 flooring job.
A magical carriage ride fails to live up to the bride and her mother's expectations; a woman sues her former landlady over a restraining order.
Neighbors get into a standoff over a fence and the removal of trees; a businessman insists that a third party is illegally using his stolen homemade trailer.
Live-in lovers call it quits, but neither wants to move out; a longtime friendship ends over a damaged sunroof and police activity surrounding a crash.
Roommates sue each other for unpaid rent, an illegal lockout and harassment; a small dog waits patiently as its owner goes after a woman whose large dog attacked it.
A man's ex-lover wants repayment of a sizeable loan; a teen is accused of driving his sister's car through a bedroom wall.
An alleged eye bite leads to a knife fight; a woman says her landlord charges her too much for utilities, while he claims she stole property.
Substandard work leads a couple to sue a handyman, who says they still owe him money; a homeless man and his friend argue over stolen tools.
A fight over an alleged pig attack on a Great Dane; a case involves an illegal eviction, alleged threats and an assault when a nurse takes on a new roommate.
A truck driver wants his dog back from his uncaring ex-wife; a woman says a used Mercedes she gave to a friend now sits abandoned and uninsured.
A woman accuses her ex-landlord of stealing rent from her disability account and evicting her; a man says he wants his belongings back from his ex-lover, especially his beloved barbecue.
A teenager claims he took the fall for a friend after a car accident; a woman sues her stepgranddaughter for unpaid rent and rodent disposal fees.
After a Mustang purchase, a man gets incarcerated and claims he was scammed; a man sues his sister for unpaid parking tickets.
A man is accused of sharing a tragic story to get a sizeable loan; tenant claims an illegal eviction left her homeless.
A toddler witnesses a violent altercation; a teenager sues her ex-boyfriend for an unpaid loan.
A landlord claims an unwanted houseguest broke in after locks were changed; motorist denies hitting a pedestrian.
A mom and her teen son learn that a mechanic cut corners in fixing up the boy's car; a young woman says she never looked online for her car's value.
An SUV-driver hits a bicyclist in a crosswalk; a single father says a neighbor gave him a car to make his life easier.
Unpaid rent and complaints to police follow when cousins move in together; a woman offers photos as evidence her former roommate was a thief.
A man claims his ex tried to break down his door in a fit of rage; a woman says police told her not to return her baby-daddy's BB guns to him.
A security camera catches a parking-lot fight; criminal charges are filed when roommates cannot agree on rental terms.
A young couple fight over who will pay for damages when he crashes her car; the new owners of a dune buggy say they did not get the vehicle they ordered.
A man sells the disobedient pooch he was trying to train to be a service dog; an entertainment manager says her former publicist stole her ideas.
A boy is bitten by an unleashed dog; a fence falls on a woman's car.
A man's two baby-mamas get into a violent confrontation; a pregnant teen fights with her ex over unpaid loans and utilities.
A generous landlord bails his new tenant out of jail and buys her a new car; a phony attorney is sued by a very unsatisfied client.
A car's owner says a mechanic held the vehicle hostage for 10 months; a couple say their landlord rented the same apartment twice.
An estranged wife is accused of smashing a rental car with a brick; a woman says her son returned her vehicle in a state of complete disrepair.
Disgusting bathroom conditions ruin a birthday party; a car buyer sues for repair costs and storage fees.
Unwed parents fight over cheating; a salon owner says he traded haircuts for a custom-built kitchen island.
A young woman says she feared for her safety when her ex destroyed her property; a former military buddy is accused of fraud with a woman's disability checks.
A single mother barters baby sitting services with another child's father; ill-fated matching tattoos between ex-lovers.
Exes' arguments lead to tazing, stabbing and jail time.
A father sues when his teen daughter's car title is not handed over to her; a motorcycle is impounded as its new owner is returning it.
A poodle is accused of biting a stranger; an $800 "loan" for gambling causes a fight between exes.
A man says towing company owners made outrageous accusations to police, causing him to be falsely arrested; a good Samaritan says her "friend" scammed her with bad checks.
The grandmother of a talented athlete demands a refund after the girl drops out of her basketball league because she disagrees with her coach.
A woman is accused of breaking into her own apartment, injuring herself and bleeding on the bed; a man accuses his ex of cheating on him and blocking his calls.
A young woman faces problems with her former roommates; a young mother says her child's father sold her property.
A man accuses a pair of cousins of stealing his rebate card from a store; a woman sues her sister's ex-boyfriend.
A teen denies shooting a stranger with a BB gun, causing serious injuries; a man accuses his ex's large dog of damaging his apartment.
A woman says her ex conned her into placing her own diamond in an engagement ring setting he bought; motorists blame each other for a crash.
A gardener says an enraged neighbor struck him three times.
After a potential buyer damages a motorcycle, the seller pockets the down payment and sells it to someone else; a man sues his daughter's ex for impound fees.
A dog owner sues for an unpaid stud fee; a driver and her passenger fight over blame for a car crash that occurred when they were both drunk.
A couple say a used-car dealer hustled them with a registration runaround; a man tells police that he saw an auto-repair shop stripping a stolen vehicle of its parts.
A couple sue an attorney for money paid to fight for visitation with their grandchildren; a man says he paid his ex-girlfriend back all that he owed her.
A man accuses his barber of attacking him with a gun, a straight razor and a barbecue fork; a man totals his mother's car and sues her.
A woman resists repaying the balance due on a pair of puppies when, she says, she finds a defect in one of them; a woman admits to writing a post-dated check that never should have been cashed.
A man admits to buying expensive rims for his luxury vehicle, which was repossessed because he failed to make car payments; ex-roommates fight over a security deposit.
A friend demands payback for good deeds; a woman says her ex forgave the balance of a car loan.
A drunken friendship ends in a fight; an antiques dealer is accused of hiding valuable furniture.
Sisters fight over an unpaid loan and damages to a rental car; a dog's owner blames a baby sitter for its broken leg; a teen admits to hitting a fellow motorist when she had only two days of driving experience.
A young man is accused of blackmailing his 15-year-old ex-girlfriend with intimate photos; a teen says she was falsely arrested for stealing a phone.
A truck driver denies owing his former boss thousands of dollars for loans and claims the boss fabricated an assault; a man says his consignment-sale items were mishandled and refuses to pay storage fees.
Damages and unpaid rent are left in a roommate's wake; a man refuses to pay for a broken-down vehicle his friend won for him in an auction.
A client says a dog breeder denied her the proper pick of the litter; an ex-employee is sued for bailing himself out of jail with a company credit card.
Landlords say former tenants owe for rent and damaged property; a man accused of drunkenly totaling a car insists he has already paid for damages.
A drunken driver damages his sister's car while taking his 6-year-old niece to lunch; a woman says her ex-business partner owes for apartment damage after an assault.
A car's seller ignores a buyer having second thoughts; a married couple do not let their repossessed vehicle go without a fight.
A woman sues her ex-husband and his new partner -- her cousin; young parents feud over a car, personal property and bedbugs.
A former tenant says he was illegally evicted; a driver who admits he drank all day before wrecking his friend's car blames his friend for the crash.
A bride lacks faith in her makeup artist's punctuality and demands a refund; a man with substance-abuse issues says his landlord mistreated him.
A promoter backs out of a motorcycle race prematurely.
A homeowner demands a refund from a contractor, saying his work was substandard; a man says a friend owes him money for working on his disability case; the judge is suspicious of the money trail related to the sale of a supposedly stolen car.
Property owners fight over liability after a bonfire damages a neighbor's fence; a man made to vacate his home demands that his landlord pay for moving expenses and renovations he made.
After a neighbor's dog attacks her Chihuahua, a woman demands compensation for the new fence she put up; a former roommate is accused of skipping out on rent.
A former couple, who met at the drive-thru of a fast-food restaurant, fight over money; a man is certain that his jealous ex-lover is the one who slashed his tires.
A man says an auto mechanic ruined his classic car; former roommates trade accusations of thievery.
A man accuses a contractor of causing damage to his home.
The owner of a trucking company sues a former employee for a truck-recovery fee; police confiscate a woman's newly purchased boat because it was stolen.
A meth user says his ex-landlords stole his property; a man sues his stepdaughter for repayment of a loan.
When a client fails to pay her, a painter takes the law into her own hands; couples feud over an unpaid business loan; suspicions of infidelity lead to accusations of stealing property and a fight over a lease.
A newly single and unemployed man is sued for apartment damages he says his dog caused; sisters sue their brother for the return of their late parents' property.
Siblings feud over a car; a man sues his son for substandard and unfinished work on his home.
A woman sues her ex for the cost of a cruise; a man says his child's mother stole his furniture while he was incarcerated; a man returns a car when the seller is unable to produce the title.
The judge has little patience for a businessman who takes payments in cash without providing receipts; chickens are accused of damaging property.
A man says his former landlord evicted him illegally, damaged his property and filed false charges against him; a woman accuses her mother's neighbor of hitting her parked car and fleeing the scene.
A woman on disability sues her child's father for repayment of a loan; a former tenant sues a man for damages.
A newlywed sues his wedding videographer for aggravation; a man finds evidence at the scene of a hit-and-run, tracks down a suspect and sues.
An argument between neighbors over the color of a fence leads to accusations of assault, abuse and harassment.
Former friends dispute a fender bender; an elderly woman falls down the stairs two times at her apartment building, then is sued for unpaid rent and damages.
A home day care provider is accused of having a mold infestation; an elderly woman says seven Chihuahuas attacked her.
Mom and baby sitter fight over the cost of child care; a woman sues her ex for the repayment of a loan and accuses him of assault.
Ex-lovers go to battle over their dog; a woman accuses her ex of punching her in the face after he accused her of breaking his phones.
A 6-year-old is accused of causing $2,000 in damage by throwing dice at a TV; the owner of a mobile home that burned to the ground demands twice what she paid for it.
Neighbors accuse each other of assault and throwing cat droppings.
The judge takes issue with a video supposedly showing thousands of dollars' worth of damages to furniture and toys.
A man is accused of selling a salvaged car that is impossible to register; a woman says money a friend gave her to save her business was not a loan.
Woman is accused of skipping out on payment for a signmaker's services; a married house painter accuses a woman of flirting; a woman's ex accuses her of being addicted to gambling and pills.
A woman claims she had a dog for one day, but the landlord insists she had it for months; a couple fight about personal property; a man admits to selling his motorcycle twice.
A grandmother says that after her estranged daughter-in-law used her credit card, she ended up paying more than $5,000 for glamour shots of her grandchildren.
A man sues his cousin for trashing their apartment; a landlady accuses a tenant of subletting without permission and skipping out on rent; while investigating a case, the judge is surprised to find a picture of the president and first lady.
A motorcycle shop owner admits that he failed to provide an estimate to a family trying to salvage an old bike; a landlord goes after a former tenant for damages.
The legitimacy of a prison marriage is debated when one half of a couple dies and her daughter sues the other for the return of a truck; former live-in lovers feud over a security deposit.
A woman says her boyfriend has seizures and should not have taken her car, which he totaled; an intended bride says the pastor stood her up on the day of her in-prison ceremony.
Unwed parents fight over a car accident; a woman takes out a restraining order on her uncle, then wants compensation for an abandoned lease.
A baby's unwed parents fight over hospital bills, child visitation and accusations of cheating; a little dog makes a courtroom appearance when its owner accuses a larger dog of attacking it.
A struggling mother denies trying to scam the government; a man retires and lets his son move into his old house, only to fight with him over the rent.
A woman accuses her roommate of taking advantage of her while she was serving time; a teen dog-owner's smug boyfriend takes the brunt of the judge's attention.
A man makes all kinds of accusations against his ex-wife; a man denies doing drugs, but his ex-landlord says he used marijuana.
An ex-con is accused of punching a woman in front of her child; he says his car got vandalized.
A boat owner says the captain of the SS Enterprise damaged his vessel; family members say the food at their annual reunion was store-bought and in low supply.
Ex-lovers feud over a broken finger, a broken computer and love for hire; a banquet-hall owner is angry because partygoers drank alcohol outside his venue.
A drag racer acknowledges that he defrauded the government; a woman says her lost puppy was found by a neighbor who refuses to return it.
A near-collision escalates into a heated exchange and vandalism; a woman accuses her granddaughter's father of stealing security benefits intended for the child after her mother passed away.
Children get into a fight at school, leaving angry mothers in their wake; a woman is accused of vandalizing a car.
Brothers cannot agree on who was driving a car the night of an accident; a dog's owner says a child provoked his dog before it bit her in the leg.
After a teen rams her mom's uninsured car into a neighbor's vehicle, her mother sues the neighbor; a teen regrets letting a co-worker borrow his car when it is returned damaged.
Angry exes refuse to respect courtroom rules; a woman is arrested for hitting her boyfriend in the face.
A man sues for emotional distress after being evicted from his sober living house for refusing to take a drug test.
A Great Dane's owner sues for slander after it is accused of attacking several dogs at a play date; unwed parents fight over a car accident and whether the father had permission to take the children for a ride.
A man says his children's mother emptied his bank account and stole the tools he used to make vehicles for wounded warriors; a man accuses his former friend of stealing his money and belongings while he was in jail.
The sale of a valuable doll is in dispute; a woman admits she pawned her ex's TV and video game console to pay the rent.
A man wants his ex-wife to repay him for bailing her out of jail; a teen's ex-boyfriend sues her for his share of a TV set.
A neighbor denies ramming into a gate and knocking it off its hinges even though she was caught in the act; an unemployed woman uses her 81-year-old aunt's credit card to buy more than $2,500 worth of Christmas gifts for her children.
Ex-lovers fight over a disastrous living environment; a man says he was punched in the face and harassed by his family after arriving drunk and disorderly to his uncle's birthday party.
A man and his ex-landlord feud over a bag of Christmas decorations; a litigant talks back to the judge one too many times.
A man says his girlfriend went on a drunken rampage over his "likes" on Facebook; a young woman wants her security deposit back from ex-roommates who teamed up to get her out of their apartment.
Witnesses are thrown out of court during a heated dispute; a postal worker drives into the side of a house, causing great damage.
A father steps up to stop police intervention when his teen driver is accused of causing an accident; the judge takes great offense when the plaintiff blurts out a slur against the defendant.
A man dumps a jointly owned car on his ex-wife's doorstep when he is ready for a new one; the judge picks up the phone to call a defendant on his bluff.
A neighbor takes a sick puppy to the vet to save its life, then expects the owner to repay her for veterinary bills.
An artist says a car-wash owner damaged a $3,600 painting that was left in the vehicle's trunk.
A man dumps a dozen boxes of his co-worker's belongings in a parking lot to get her attention; a widow regrets allowing her trainer to borrow her car.
Parents are livid that their runaway teen stole the family cat.
A man seeks more than $7,000 for an $800 car; a man ends up losing thousands of dollars after hiring a contractor to fix up a house.
Siblings sue their late father's girlfriend for taxes, attorney fees and the return of his belongings; a jewelry designer says she was the victim of an email scam and unaware that she used a bad check to pay for a car.
A woman's boyfriend rents a car for a female friend; guns, shoes and rent divide sisters.
Only 12 days into a relationship, a couple makes a bad decision about the custody of a truck; a robber sues the attorney who kept him out of jail.
A 12-year-old with a history of discipline issues says an adult pinched and insulted her.
The driver of a truck that hit a young girl is brutally assaulted; a college graduate chooses to support his disabled parents rather than pay back his student loans.
The judge threatens to make a phone call that will shut litigants down; ex-lovers fight over custody of a car and make unreasonable title claims.
The online sale of a classic car falls apart after a man's daughter is attacked at knife-point; a good Samaritan sues for payback when the defendant's diagnosis changes; prison inmates' partners fight over a vehicle wreck.
A man says his children's mother beat him up, while she sues him for a false restraining order; a young driver blames a mailbox and an oncoming car for his traffic accident.
Neighbors blame each other when a pregnant dog involved in an attack gets injured and loses her puppies; a former tenant resists paying for a vehicle, saying it failed to pass inspection.
A married couple say a teen reneged on an agreement to pay for car repairs; a couple give a ridiculous reason for stopping payment of rent.
Months after a pet owner chose not to activate his pet's shock collar during a dog fight, he claims the owner of the other dog ambushed and harassed him.
A filmmaker and his girlfriend accuse their ex-landlord of discrimination and deny charges of a party fire burning the property.
In a battle over a late mother's estate, hockey season tickets, a mink stole and a trailer hitch come into play.
A salon owner accuses her ex-landlord of lying about zoning permits, but ends up in the hot seat when Judge Judy asks why she never paid rent.
A stroke victim's family fights over a business, health care and accusations of elder abuse; a man and his former stepson feud over furniture and skipping out on rent.
Animal abuse, threatening behavior and a farm come into play when two couples wage war; a young woman relies on a gay couple to bail her out.
Ex-roommates fight over who is responsible for the mess in their smelly pigsty of an apartment, which is recorded on video and shown to the world; after installing a hot tub and a swimming pool, a woman complains that her water bill is too high.
A tenant neglects to mention that she has no way to pay rent; a widower's fight to gain custody of his children depletes his savings, leaving him to borrow from a kind-hearted brother-in-law.
Women accuse each other of vandalism; a college student breaks an agreement with her father; a victim of teens' Halloween prank sues for damages.
A man says he broke his tooth while biting a pit bull to stop it from killing his pet; a teen is accused of drunkenly breaking a bed; CPS, the police and accusations of sexual harassment come into play in a landlord/tenant feud.
A defendant claims he cannot be sure video evidence is of him due to his poor eyesight; when brothers fight over a totaled car, a witness steps up and says just the right thing; a man says he locked out his roommate because he was afraid of him.
Unwed parents fight over a mattress; a nurse sues an agency owner for not paying her for overnight shifts; couples feud over rent, hotel expenses and lost wages.
A landlady is accused of breaking down a door and kicking a tenant in the stomach.
A teen shows no remorse after viewing a video in which he brutally assaults a female classmate.
One of a man's 10 children says he stole their Christmas presents; a woman is accused of smashing a pool cue in a bar; a woman sues her baby-daddy for repayment of bail money.
A woman says her boyfriend assaulted her and vandalized her car; the judge reminds a woman that a 5-year-old does not need a 65-inch TV.
A driver admits to ramming into a parked car; a video shows a man asking for the pass code to a missing phone; a fight over concert tickets ends a friendship.
A feud over dogs ends in a man being arrested for throwing away trash on his own property; a woman sues her ex for veterinary bills and the return of "her" dog.
Former friends dispute payment for a boat; a woman admits to changing locks because her ex was sneaking in after being kicked out.
Dog-walkers' encounter ends in bloodshed; a woman says her ex gave her money to pay for his vandalism, not for a car loan.
A woman who moved out of a shared home says her things were stolen; a mother accuses her baby-daddy of dangerous, drunken behavior around their child; a man discovers that his roommate threw a wild party and that his belongings have gone missing.
A landlady says two young men destroyed her home; a man accuses a pawn shop owner of selling him a counterfeit watch.
A teen seizes an opportunity to take back custody of her dog.
A grandmother sues her son's ex-wife for childcare costs; a woman fights her ex-boyfriend for payback for his child's medical expenses.
A single mother of four finds herself evicted after filing a rent complaint with the city; a young woman whose mother put bills in her name to keep the family afloat wants payback for ruined credit.
The judge orders litigants to search for proof of a car purchase; a dog walk becomes a scary attack when a neighbor's dogs run wild.
A contractor tries to explain a contract that left customers with leaks, but the judge shares personal roofing knowledge to set him straight.
A vendor sues an event planner for failing to show up; a man says his housekeeper stole from him while he was in the hospital; remnants of a giant oak tree are in dispute.
Hooded suspects dressed in black vandalize a teen's car; a man sues for defamation of character when his co-worker tells others he is a slob.
A woman takes a car her friend purchased in her name; a family member sues inconsiderate newlyweds for repayment of loans.
A woman insists she is not to blame for damage to her ex-boyfriend's truck; the judge tells a homeless man to get rid of his dog.
When a pit bull attacks a 13-year-old boy and his pet, its owner blames a burglar for letting it out during a robbery; after a vicious dog attack, chicken owners must euthanize two of their hens.
A man and his son disobey a housing court judge and refuse to leave their rental home; a woman says she was assaulted in an effort to collect on parking tickets.
A man denies shooting a friend on a camping trip and says she is exaggerating her suffering; a woman sues a former friend for repayment of a loan.
A mechanic blames an online merchant for selling him shoddy parts; models sue a fashion designer for travel expenses; a teen admits his football hit a passing car.
A woman admits to calling children's services on her brother; a woman on disability sues her children's father for reneging on an offer to invest in her business.
A woman resists repaying her ex-boyfriend for a loan to save her home from foreclosure; a woman says she and her boyfriend lived in her mother's rental car.
A mother says her photographer canceled after she paid hundreds of dollars for photos; a woman regrets renting a car for her friend.
When property goes missing, a woman's roommate says she warned her to lock her door; a waitress says she found photos of herself all over a patron's apartment.
A teen who got drunk, stole his girlfriend's car and broke his neck in a crash accuses his girlfriend's mother of buying him alcohol; a woman accuses her ex-lover of keeping her property and threatening her.
A woman says her landlord evicted her for asking for help with a mold infestation; metal rods a man put in the ground to prevent cars from parking on his lawn damage a woman's car.
A man loses part of his lower lip to his co-worker's aggressive pit bull; a tenant says his landlord trespassed and stole his property.
A man says he was arrested and threatened with jail time for doing pull-ups at a bus stop; a woman cashes a bad check on her boyfriend's behalf, and he spends all of the money.
A road-rage survivor says a man screamed at him and kicked his car because he drove by his house; a young waitress rejects the older man who bailed her out of jail.
A woman says her vehicle was hit by a truck, whose driver begged her not to call police, then sued her for $5,000; an unwed mother of four regrets lending thousands of dollars to her sister.
A feud between neighbors escalates into violence in the streets, and one says the other tried to run over him.
A woman discusses the narrow escape of her small dog from the jaws of a loose pit bull; a landlady accuses her deadbeat ex-tenants of lying about a rat infestation.
The daughter of a sheriff's department employee pepper sprays a neighbor; foul play.
A landlord says he evicted his tenants due to nighttime tree trimming, vegetable vandalism and loud fighting.
A pit bull's owners say their pet bit a neighbor because it was provoked; a former couple dispute whether money was a loan or a gift.
A homeless woman sues her ex-landlord for moving costs; a teen accuses his former friend of causing a four-car pileup.
A security officer says an instructor was too hard to reach about a visit to a gun range; a woman learns her husband is cheating and demands a divorce.
Items go missing after a landlord lets a handyman change an apartment lock without supervision; a neighbor is accused of starting a fire and damaging property.
A woman denies vandalizing a car in revenge after catching her boyfriend and her ex-best friend together "romantically"; despite eyewitness testimony, an uninsured driver denies hitting a parked car and fleeing the scene.
A tenant who failed to pay rent sues his ex-roommate for illegal eviction and disposing of his property; a motorist who hit a runaway cow sues the animal's owner for damages to his vehicle.
New homeowners say that a contract was breached and that they are owed money; a woman admits that her father did not share profits from a jointly owned property with her mother.
A homeless felon says his ex-landlord had him arrested unjustly; a convict is accused of flirting with a good Samaritan's husband.
A man sues his ex-landlady for damaged and stolen property, and she says he failed to pay rent; an owner sues a tenant for property damage and the cost to remove hazardous waste.
A longtime friend refuses to pay for a truck when she learns it has more than 200,000 miles on it; a man denies trashing his cousin's home while she was away.
A woman sues a driver for totaling her car, but he points the finger at her fiance; ex-lovers fight over a loan to buy things for grandchildren.
A mother accuses her children's father of gambling away money intended for their food and medication; a defendant claims he was wrongfully detained for two months.
A woman accuses her son and his wife of stealing her vehicle; a mom reunites with her estranged husband, and her lover says she left him with a broken lease.
A teen battles his father for sole custody of a dog the youth bought; a convict's roommate sues for payback of rent money.
A woman says her ex promised to drop a lawsuit if she dropped her restraining order against him; ex-boyfriends feud over expensive cologne and designer watches; an uninsured motorist admits she wasn't paying attention when she hit another vehicle.
A road trip ends with sisters fighting over rent and missing property; a teen is accused of pulling the door handle off her friend's car and throwing it in his face.
College students are accused of trashing their rental home, but they deny all charges and demand their security deposit back; a married man's lover sues him for repayment of the loan that sent him to trucking school.
A woman sues her neighbor for vet bills; a couple sue their 21-year-old son for damaging their home and car.
Motorists argue over who caused a collision; an alleged drunk woman on a motorized scooter crashes into a 1983 DeLorean.
A man sues a dog's owner for his son's medical bills; newlyweds sue a DJ for not showing up to their wedding.
A man claims he suffered a scratched cornea after his ex-friend allegedly attacked him; a man sues an estranged relative for crashing into his car in the driveway.
A bachelor party allegedly ends with a damaged limo; a breeder denies owing a refund for a returned puppy.
A woman says her ex assaulted her after they were thrown out of a car dealership for fighting over a co-signed loan; a man says the friend who took him in ended up stealing his possessions.
Neighbors fight over damages when an old tree's roots buckle a paved driveway placed over them; a woman scoffs at the idea that she was too drunk to remember her roommate's news.
A teen is accused of stealing from his grandmother and keying her car; a man accuses his father of taking money he needed to pay for medication.
A man says he stopped making payments on a truck because God told the seller to make it a gift; a woman sues her ex for property she left behind when she moved out of his home; restaurant owners fight over the balance on a pricey grill.
A woman says her cow is growing a tree in its nasal cavity; an ex-girlfriend spends a man's son's tax refund.
Former lovers fight over a loan to purchase a car; parents of five say a relative skipped out on rent and hoarded trash in their home.
A landlady sues former tenants for a bed bug infestation; a man neglects to pay for a plane ticket to see his dying son.
A boy's story changes when he takes the stand; the judge shares a personal story when a candy-dispenser collector sues a man for substandard work.
A woman accuses her longtime friend of stealing cash she gave him to pay her taxes; a man says he paid back a loan by sharing his pain medication with the lender; a neighbor says she paid back a personal loan by doing errands.
Ex-roommates feud over a trip to Hong Kong, suspicions of drug use, rehab, and sneaky surveillance; a woman is viciously attacked while shielding her young niece from a pit bull.
A mom and her teen son fight with a pastor over a TV set; a mom says her 20-year-old son's father owes for the young man's medical bills.
The judge makes a phone call and learns that a motorist is not telling the truth; a teen accuses former friends of stealing her horse and selling it for $100.
A homeowner says a neighbor's fireworks damaged her roof; a woman sues her sister-in-law for the cost of clothes for her brother; a young man wants to tell the entire story of his doomed relationship.
A man who failed to muzzle his friend's dog is sued for another dog's injuries; a woman expects her friend to pay for a ticket she got while borrowing the friend's car.
In the middle of the night, a child steals car keys and causes a four-vehicle collision; woman fight over ownership of a motorcycle.
When a woman accuses a couple of stealing her dogs, death threats, animal abuse and retaliation come into play.
Horses' owner accuses the woman who boarded them of starving them and leaving them in harm's way; large dogs' owner blames a bear for an attack on a neighbor's small dog.
Landlords accuse former tenants of squatting and owing for rent, then the tenants sue for water damage.
A motorist admits to driving her truck into her rental home, causing a wall to fall down; a girlfriend's roommate says a platonic friendship led to her eviction.
The teen owner of nine pit bulls tells an unbelievable story to defend himself against charges that his animals attacked another dog; longtime friends regret lending money to each other.
A car's owner says a mechanic's repair work only made matters worse; an ex-girlfriend admits to using the plane ticket a man gave her; a daughter says her mother illegally repossessed her car.
A teen sues her clothing designer for not finishing her prom dress on time; a woman sues a consignment dealer for items she sold on the Internet.
A woman says her cousin-in-law spread rumors about her, choked her and stole her jewelry; a niece says her uncle destroyed her belongings after she abandoned the home she was managing.
An employee fired after only four hours of work sues the employer for pay; a woman says her new tenant turned into a different person after he moved in.
Young men who posted their acts of vandalism online find themselves being sued for damages; a man accuses his travel partners of putting gasoline in a diesel engine, ruining it.
A woman says her new, $8,000 porch was horrendous, and the builder accuses her of kicking him off her property; a woman says her former tenant trashed a room.
A man's story about the sale of a vehicle falls apart, and his ex sues for her property; a woman sues her daughter's jailbird boyfriend for unpaid rent, damages to a car, and moving expenses.
A woman lends money to a handsome young man she met on Facebook; an old door falls on a car.
After a dog is run over by a truck on an icy road, neighbors feud over liability; despite video evidence, a driver denies being responsible for damages from a parking-lot accident.
A man says a woman who claims he stole money beat him in the head with a bat; an unwed mother and her friend argue over whether money was a gift or a loan.
Ex-lovers and a landlord feud over vandalism, dangerous gas emissions and a history of drug abuse.
A man blames his ex-girlfriend for destroying a car's windshield; a couple claim they were forced out of their rental after the landlord broke the lease.
A man denies vandalizing his children's mother's truck after she threw him out of her house for showing up to baby sit drunk; former friends fight over a disastrous cruise and accusations of assault.
Death threats to dogs and accusations of assault come into play when neighbors fight; a woman refuses to hand over a car title to her ex-lover, who wrecked the car.
A day trader is accused of defrauding a man on eBay; a driver denies backing into a car; a tenant's baby-daddy sues a landlady for disposing of property and accuses her of filing a false restraining order.
Newlyweds accuse a wedding coordinator of ruining their wedding; a man says a 12-year-old dog-walker severely injured his poodle, resulting in its death.
A disgruntled customer spreads nasty rumors about a mechanic; an employee damages a company car while avoiding a deer.
A debt-ridden groom backs out of a wedding by text message; Judge Judy sets a father straight about the artwork his children made on his sister's walls.
A woman sues her nephew for trashing the house she rented to him.
A former tenant says a landlord manhandled her and slammed her 55-inch TV to the ground; a teen says her friend's calm service dog destroyed more than $2,000 worth of her belongings.
A woman says her nephew shot her in the head with a BB gun, and her sister says she stole her belongings; ex-boyfriends argue over the purchase of a computer.
A couple's relationship disintegrates and leads to accusations; a 7-year-old boy is accused of crashing into a parked car.
A woman's violent past comes into play when she accuses another woman of harassment; former friends fight about rental car fees and ticket sales.
A genealogy search reunites family members who then argue about fraud; dog owners argue about whose dog bit off a Chihuahua's paw.
A woman's small dog was off its leash when a neighbor's dog attacked it; a hit-and-run accident leaves a couple suing the owner of a damaged car.
A pregnant woman loses financing for her car after being fired; a landlord tries to evict a new tenant.
A man claims he was helping his landlord by ripping out her kitchen appliances before moving out; a woman sues for the return of money spent on buying a car.
A bar patron is accused of harassment but he claims another customer kicked him in the face; a man and his friend disagree about who was supposed to have access to the rental car.
Parents argue about their high-school student with discipline issues and a crushed cell phone.
A man is jailed after his ex claims he assaulted her, but he says she hit him first; a driver with the right of way is struck by an uninsured driver who runs a stop sign.
A salon owner tells police a neighboring church hosts drug deals; a man is accused of cashing a lost money order.
A woman who is desperate not to lose her child accepts help from her mother; ex-friends fight over the sale of concert tickets.
A pizza-delivery driver discovers that a 9-year-old accidentally ran into his car; a man says he asked his new girlfriend for money to enroll in school and for living expenses after he lost at a casino.
Former friends fight over custody of a dog after a baby is born, and a restraining order comes into play.
A woman says a dog's owners beat her up after she pepper-sprayed them.
A man accuses an ex-lover of destroying his car via gas-tank vandalism; a young woman accuses her mother of illegal eviction.
An animal lover says a landscape architect failed to build a sanctuary for her rescued tortoises; a man says the dog he bought at a dog show went crazy when he brought it home, but the animal is unemotional in court.
A diamond importer accuses an artist of damaging his $24,000 chandelier; the judge encourages a plaintiff to file criminal charges.
A landlord lists the reasons he asked his roommate to leave; a man and his partner sue a wedding DJ.
A landlord forgets to bring proof of the massive amount of trash he says was left in his front yard; a woman cites her ex-roommate's "dangerous friends" as one of the reasons she had to move out.
Brothers fight over their late mother's estate, life insurance and funeral costs.
Business owners sue a consultant who failed to get them a license to sell alcohol.
A man uses a gruesome photo of his dead son against his former daughter-in-law to get her to repay him for loans and property damage.
A woman's hair starts to fall out immediately after a treatment; a woman who cared for her friend's English bulldog for three years returns the animal and demands payback.
Young newlyweds air a list of grievances against their wedding planner, who says their expectations exceeded their budget.
A stallion is accused of jumping a fence and impregnating a neighbor's mares; the mares' owner demands that the horse be castrated.
The owner of a small dog demands compensation after it is attacked and killed by a larger one; a pair who met online end up fighting over a romantic cruise that never took place.
A man accuses his ex of breaking into his home to steal property; a woman who loves shopping for her grandchildren sues their father when they arrive in clothing she did not purchase.
The judge tells litigants not to enter the courtroom with dirty hands; when a pit bull goes off leash and attacks another animal, a passerby stabs it.
A woman says her dog defended her from an unleashed pit bull and took the brunt of a vicious attack; a woman sues her daughter for stealing her identity; a woman says she paid her ex-lover's hefty mortgage with cash.
After a fight the judge must decide how injuries were inflicted when both combatants deny placing their hands on each other.
A man denies stealing his drunken ex's purse and breaking her phone when he abandoned her at a gas station; friends demand payback after they bail a married couple out of tax trouble.
A mom opens her home to troubled teens only to have her car and jewelry go missing; owners fight over pets' injuries after a pit bull mix breaks through a fence to attack a leashed dog.
A homeless woman sues her former landlord for unlawful eviction; a man sues his estranged sister-in-law for unpaid rent and repayment of a loan.
A man defends his pit bull's attack on a smaller dog; a woman who crashed into her neighbor's parked car says she blacked out and has no memory of it.
A tenant says she spent thousands of dollars renovating her rental home, then her landlord evicted her; a man says his former friend bailed him out of jail and kept the refund that he says is rightfully his.
Exes fight over custody of a joint bank-account; a prematurely planned trip ends in a fight over the price of unused plane tickets.
Armed with a bat and a pit bull, a woman strolls around the block and is attacked by another dog; a man says his ex-girlfriend's taking and damaging his car caused him to have a second heart-attack.
A woman sues her ex for causing hotel-room damage while throwing a temper tantrum; a former tenant sues a landlord for the return of rent and a security deposit.
A woman living rent-free accuses the homeowner of renting rooms illegally and having her falsely arrested; an intern accuses a location scout of sexually harassing him.
A woman recounts seeing her terrier being viciously attacked by a neighbor's Spanish bulldog; a man is sued for damages after throwing rocks at a truck parked in his girlfriend's driveway.
A woman with a restraining order against her ex says she was afraid to call the police when he ran into her vehicle.
A woman seeks revenge for the accidental shrinking of her $50 pants; unwed parents feud over child support payments after their teen moves in with the father.
A casino jackpot drives a wedge between sisters; a woman says her ex-landlord is wrong about which door she broke.
A limo-company owner accuses an ex-employee of damaging his $200,000 vehicle; a young woman affirms her love for her dog, but not her intention to repay her ex for vet bills.
Family members accuse each other of stealing a computer; a 64-year-old sues his 22-year-old ex-girlfriend for wrecking his car.
Unwed parents sue each other, bringing a false restraining order, a custody battle and questionable living conditions for a child into play.
An assault occurs during a custody exchange at a fast-food restaurant after a baby sitter serves her client's children's mother with papers accusing her of abuse.
A woman sues her ex for repayment of loans to pay back his gambling and drug debts; a landlord says a tenant hit him and broke his glasses.
Parents fight over damages after teen drivers collide; a couple say a friend gave them a motorcycle as a gift.
A woman says a car's seller gave her a bogus smog certificate; former friends accuse each other of drinking, driving and crashing a car.
A driver is accused of running a red light and hitting a dog; a brother and sister sue each other over a car sale.
After one large dog lunges and attacks another, their owners fight over vet bills; a man sues his future brother-in-law over a car with an outstanding loan against the title.
A house-party guest is accused of pulling a knife and keying a car; a woman expecting her third child sues her ex for repayment of a loan to pay his rent and his probation fees from drug charges.
An elderly woman accuses a neighbor of lacking empathy after she witnesses a suicide attempt.
A defendant's version of events changes numerous times; purebred-dog owners fight over stud fees after the birth of puppies.
A teen accuses a former friend of damaging her phone, and the friend sues for harassment; a woman says her landlord broke into her home and harassed her children, and she denies vandalizing the property.
A man says his neighbor's dog knocked him down; a woman sues her ex for a loan for attorney fees while he was in prison.
A dog's owner says an unsupervised 5-year-old was trespassing when he got bitten; suing her ex-daughter-in-law for repayment for a car, a woman must prove that her son did not use the vehicle; former friends fight over $1,000 used to save a business.
A landlord accuses a former tenant of property damage; a woman sues her ex for repayment of nearly $4,000 in loans.
Farmers and ranchers demand payback after a neighbor's pack of dogs maims and kills farm animals.
Judge Judy has to step in when mothers of troubled children fight over attorney fees; a lien is placed on a woman's car until she remembers where her engagement ring is.
A fence, dogs and a double organ transplant come into play in a feud between neighbors; a motorcycle owner sues an artist for the return of custom-painted parts.
Sued for unpaid rent and harassment, a man says he moved in with a woman just because he needed a place to live; a woman sues her ex for repayment for a DUI class and a plane ticket.
A mailman says he was attacked by a boxer dog while on private property; buyers of a boat sue the seller when the motor starts smoking before they even get to put it in the water.
A couple say their landlord locked them out and invaded their privacy; a woman sues her niece, accused of possession of a controlled substance, for repayment of loans for expenses caused by her arrest.
Neighbors feud over custody of a pony; after staying with a man she met online, a woman sues him for repayment of loans.
A couple is sued for unpaid rent and damages; woman sues for taxi fees, defamation of character and refund; woman sues ex-boyfriend for cost of pet care and unpaid rent.
A caregiver says she was the victim of vandalism and harassment soon after she questioned her client's need for state-sponsored support.
Father and daughter fight over custody of a car; a man who crashed his former friend's car into a tree blames a deer.
An 18-year-old discovers that there is a lien on the truck she saved up to buy.
A former tenant says he was unlawfully evicted and his possessions were trashed; a mother of eight children accuses her landlord of locking her out.
Child support and failing vision come into play when lovers call it quits; a disabled young man accuses his former friends of bullying, but they call it staging an intervention.
A man says someone stole his identity and used it for the sale of a car; owners of waterfront property say construction of their pier was botched; a waitress says she lent a large sum of money to her friend, who insists it was a gift.
A car sold to a friend breaks down and is repossessed; siblings argue about which of them crashed a car into a tree.
A stray dog attacks a good Samaritan's beloved cat; a woman regrets sharing her casino winnings with her roommate.
A mom dealing with an emergency makes the mistake of leaving her unlicensed relative in charge of a shared business and her vehicle; a landlady sues a former tenant for rent, property damage and cleaning fees after cops search the home.
A woman who tried to get child support for her grandchildren by getting their father a job claims she ended up with a botched roof; a man accuses his former tenant of damaging his rental home by painting graffiti on it.
A 12-year-old boy accused of flooding his home insists it was an accident; police are called due to a tumultuous relationship that gets out of hand.
A couple who were formerly engaged fight over a cruise, a new camera and car repairs after their wedding is called off; a woman sues her 61-year-old brother for stealing her belongings and pawning them to pay rent.
When a man hangs the American flag upside down to make a statement, vandals destroy the flagpole; a mother is accused of selling a stolen vehicle.
Exes fight over a loan to rescue an impounded vehicle; a woman borrows money to buy her boyfriend an expensive gift and is accused of failing to repay it; a man accuses his landlord of keying his car.
A rebellious teen sues her dad for repossessing a car he helped her to buy; ex-lovers regret swapping luxury vehicles; after two men decide to swap cars, one car blows up.
A woman sues a handyman for making unauthorized charges on her credit card; former friends feud over a TV, a plane ticket and cruise expenses; a salesman sues his ex for medical bills resulting from an accident.
A woman regrets selling her car to a cousin but neglecting to take it out of her name; a man sues his ex for unpaid rent and damage to a home.
A woman sues her estranged son for repayment of loans; a man blames his ex-girlfriend for a fight in which he tore up the inside of her car with a knife and threw her phone out the window; a woman is sued for breaking windows with rocks.
The sale of a car goes south; a man's ex-lover sues him for payback for legal bills after he gains partial custody of his children; an unlicensed driver and a sleeping mother are involved in a car wreck.
A landlady accuses a former tenant of assault and animal cruelty; a woman sues her former friend for drinking, driving and crashing her BMW; a grandmother pays restitution for her son's friend.
Brothers fight with former roommates over property damages; a landlady says tenants' relative harassed and threatened her.
A man sues his ex for repayment of a loan to have breast augmentation surgery; a landlord accuses a family of intentionally vandalizing a pipe and creating a flood.
A fed-up tenant goes after her landlord; a motorist says he had no option but to sideswipe another vehicle merging onto a freeway.
A couple accuse their landlord of robbing them of their dream to be foster parents; after a fight between a tenant and a landlord, roommates must battle over car damage, missing property and unpaid wages.
Angry at his girlfriend's parents for not taking his child out to eat, a man denies owing them for bailing him out of jail; an uninsured motorist blames a teen driver for their crash.
A man denies owing his lover any money after she bails him out of jail using her truck as collateral; the beloved dog a woman gave up for adoption is on the kill list at a local shelter; a travel agent wants payment for airline tickets.
A woman obtains an order of protection against her ex, saying he tore down her fence; a woman sues her former friend for driving her car without her permission and totaling it, but he says the car was faulty and spun out of control.
A landlord says a large family left behind a bullet-ridden TV and a big mess when they moved out; former stepbrothers fight over the unpaid balance on a truck.
A vehicle is damaged in an auto-shop fire; a woman is upset to find that her lover drained her bank card while she was in the hospital.
A woman says she took refuge in a shelter after her landlord slapped her in the face; former friends argue over a loan for storage fees.
Stepbrothers feud over diamond earrings, a pinball machine and a teen's retainer; ex-lovers crash into each other's vehicles while fighting on the phone.
A woman sues her former friend for stolen property; a tenant says she was poisoned by carbon monoxide and her former landlord sexually harassed her; an ex-roommate sues a man for unpaid rent.
A woman says she was afraid for her life when her ex tried to break into her home; he says it is his home and he was evicting her.
Investors in a restaurant venture learn the kitchen has been shut down; police find contraband on a car's passenger; unpaid loans, harassment and a false police report.
A woman fails to tell her ex-friend that she is repossessing her van; former roommates say the police laughed at the assault charges made against them.
A motorist says the woman whose car she hit is running a scam; a mother sues her ex for the value of a laptop she says he took from their son and gave to his stepdaughter.
Ex-lovers feud over accusations of stalking, abandonment and destruction of property after, he says, she left him in his underwear at a casino; a man sues his repeat-offender brother for bail money and attorney fees.
Drivers of a luxury car and a bicycle blame each other for a crash; a woman resists repaying her cousin for a loan to save her vehicle from being repossessed.
A woman accuses her boyfriend of taking her money to pay for legal fees to get custody of his 7-year-old child; a man sues his son for repayment of personal loans.
A woman denies trying to buy and drive a car without her legally mandated device for estimating blood alcohol content installed; a woman is accused of resorting to vandalism to get payback for a loan.
A woman says a man she met on a dating website scammed her out of $4,000; a jewelry designer says valuable pieces went missing when she was selling it on consignment.
A landlord accuses a single mother of vandalizing and stealing property after he evicted her; ex-lovers feud over payday loans and personal belongings.
An SUV owner sues after a teen on a dirt bike collides with the SUV on a blind curve; a mother of five battles with her ex over utility bills and the balance on a car she says he wrecked.
Video evidence shows a drunken driver slamming into a parked car; a partygoer accused of a hit and run points his finger at his friend; a man's obsession with a movie is said to be the source of a family battle over a large, overdue cable bill.
After her niece lets her live in her home rent-free for many years, an aunt sues her for destroying an old mobile home; a woman demands the return of an engagement ring, but her ex says it was a gift.
Ending a rocky relationship, a woman is accused of throwing things at her ex's vehicle; a man denies vandalizing a co-worker's car.
A man co-signs a loan for his grandchildren's father, and his favor is returned with nonpayment and a repo; a friend totals an imprisoned man's motorcycle and is seriously injured; a woman sues her ex-fiance for crashing her car and injuring her.
A single mother says she lent thousands of dollars to a man who says they were never intimate; a woman's cheating boyfriend accuses her of stealing his property.
Siblings accuse their late sister's neighbor of selling her belongings; a woman sues her ex for repayment of a loan, which he says was a gift.
A man says his irate neighbor hit him with her vehicle; she says he jumped on her car and owes her for damages.
When a car turns out to be a lemon, the seller keeps the buyer's family's money; a friend wants repayment for a bad check; a man sues his friend's estranged wife for stealing his insurance check.
Judge Judy lays down the law when a defendant cops an attitude; a woman says she rescued another woman from a bad relationship, then kicked her out after finding drugs in her room.
Fathers fight over liability after one child causes another's concussion; a man who sold a boat tries to explain the many reasons the title was not in his name.
After an online acquaintance spends thousands of dollars on a woman in a matter of days, she sues him for harassment; a motorist says a mysterious white car hit his head-on and caused him to back into six vehicles.
A young woman whose boyfriend jumped on top of her grandmother's car wants payback for damages; a woman sues her ex-friend for payment for childcare services.
Two older women fight over an incarcerated man; a man sues his ex-boyfriend for repayment of a loan, but the ex calls it a joint investment.
A tenant accuses a landlord of breaking into her room and stealing her possessions; he says she left and skipped out on the rent.
A young man buys a friend's truck for $200, but once it is in running condition, his friend wants him to pay the value of the vehicle; a woman sues her son for damages after he has a crash while driving her car.
A tenant accuses his landlord of poisoning his dogs; a mother-in-law demands repayment of money lent for a divorce attorney when her son reunites with his wife.
A woman sues her friends for damaging her apartment after a drunken night out for her birthday; a woman blames her boyfriend, with whom she was on the phone when she crashed her car.
Unwed parents feud over accusations of domestic violence and an engagement ring used as bail collateral; a video reveals a different side to an injured tenant's story.
A seriously ill man says his teen employee stole money from him; a ticket seller accuses a man of giving her a fraudulent check.
A man lends his co-worker $3,000 to help her boyfriend, who goes missing, with the money, soon after; a car bought online gets repossessed.
Video evidence reveals a brutal assault on a man who chided a driver for parking illegally; a man learns that he must pay off his late father's life insurance premiums before collecting on the policy.
A woman says she had to bathe at a restaurant and sleep in a car after her ex locked her out; a landlady blames her tenant for a fire in his condo, but he passes the buck on to his friend, who was smoking a cigar.
A tattoo artist resists returning an apprenticeship fee, saying the apprentice was a slacker; a man accused of having a secret girlfriend is sued by his ex for repayment of a loan.
A woman says a yoga studio owner she met in line at a restaurant gave her $2,000 for used gym equipment; a woman wants her boyfriend to repay her for a loan for dental work; a dog's new owners want to return him after learning he will need surgery.
A teacher denies leaving her child in her car, which somehow crashed into a co-worker's vehicle; a landlady accuses a tenant of throwing trash from her balcony.
A relative sues an ex-con for repayment of a loan to pay child support to his three baby-mamas; a man denies hitting his sister in the head with a rock, explaining that he was aiming at his mother.
A woman accuses her unlicensed sister of totaling her car; a pit bull is accused of breaking a little dog's leg.
A young defendant tells an unbelievable story about how his sister "offered" to help pay for his girlfriend's boat; an ex-lover accuses a disabled woman of false arrest for assault.
A woman says her ex-friend took back the horse he promised her; a car dealer sues a man and his mother for the balance on cars he sold to each of them.
Parents sue their disabled son for totaling their car while driving drunk; a woman demands that her neighbor pay veterinary bills after four pit bulls attack her small dog; a woman says she was kicked out of her own home.
A woman demands payback for surgery her ex-son-in-law-to-be says she insisted he have so that she could have grandchildren; a woman sues her former friend for the return of missing jewelry.
A woman and her three grandchildren are accused of leaving a huge mess on their way out of a rental home; a woman says her former friend stole the boat they bought together.
A woman says her adult daughter trashed her home; expensive recording equipment goes missing, and a landlord and property manager are sued for damages.
Siblings fight over their father's funeral costs after his insurance does not pay out as expected.
Finance fraud and insurance scams; a woman says her neighbor's pit bull killed her two goats and injured her; a blended family fights over vehicle damage and costly repairs.
A blended family fights over bills, childcare and damaged property; divorced parents feud over their daughter's college tuition and an apartment lease; a family sue their former attorney for the return of his retainer fee.
A young man's mother sues him for apartment-repair costs, rent and car repairs; a sister-in-law sues after fire destroys her truck; former neighbors dispute whether a dogfight happened.
A teen and her dad sue her stepfather for the return of a down payment on a car; a tenant denies owing her landlord for waste-management services and a loan.
A kickball league manager is accused of misappropriating dues; when a couple learn that their apartment is not a legal sublet, they stop paying rent but continue to live there.
Owners say four dogs were involved in a vicious encounter; a woman accuses her father's ex-girlfriend of breaking into her home and stealing her dog.
A good Samaritan has to call the police to get her guests to leave, then the guests sue her for loss of business; a tenant thinks her inability to pay her rent means she does not have to pay it.
The judge gives a group of unruly young guys a lesson in judicial etiquette; a woman sues for the return of her cedar chest; a former tenant sues for repayment of rent, a security deposit and a false restraining order.
A felon's cousin regrets bailing him out; an ex-fiancee admits to pawning the engagement ring; a former friend gives no explanation for her rude behavior regarding a loan.
A man regrets bailing out his daughter's car-thief boyfriend; a man gets his girlfriend's mother to buy their engagement ring for him, then the relationship goes south.
A fight with a former stepdaughter over a single missed car payment gets ugly; a salon owner is sued for damages.
An ugly breakup leaves a woman and her ex-con baby-daddy fighting over a vehicle; longtime friends air dirty laundry in their feud over property destruction.
A couple invests thousands of dollars in a business idea only to sue their partners for the return of money lent; a dry cleaner says a customer harassed him for giving a comforter to the wrong customer.
The judge is in disbelief as she hears a young woman's story of falling for an Internet scam; a woman whose son was allergic to their puppy sues the animal's new owner for the unpaid balance on the pet.
A man says his mother promised to give him her house in exchange for help with bills and saving it from foreclosure; a man admits to having no insurance on the van with which he crashed into another vehicle.
An animal rescue worker says a little dog's foster mother threatened to have him euthanized; a man who won a car-accident settlement resists paying his chiropractor because his back still hurts.
A jealous ex-boyfriend admits to vandalizing a car; a man accuses his ex-fiancee of damaging his car and motorcycle after learning he spent all night at another woman's house.
A woman uses her sleeping boyfriend's thumbprint to open his phone and catch him cheating.
A disgruntled poker player denies breaking into the host's home and stealing property, despite incriminating evidence; a man accuses his former roommate of stealing wine and bedding and disrespecting the household.
Teens accused of stealing from their grandmother point the finger at another family member; bus-camera footage captures a brutal collision between a car and a cyclist, revealing who is at fault.
A horse's owners take him back, saying a family did not care for him properly; a man wants repayment of $5,000 he says he lent a friend to start a business.
A man on a cigarette break witnesses a hit-and-run; a woman whose vehicle was damaged by hail sues her mechanic for a botched paint job.
A young widow wants payback for more than $10,000 she lent to her new boyfriend from her husband's life-insurance payout; a woman denies ownership of a pit bull involved in a vicious attack on another dog.
A false restraining order, harassment, animal cruelty and stolen items; the value of a car, lost wages and the return of property.
A computer gets soaked in milk; a mechanic's numbers do not add up; a couple say someone hacked their bank accounts.
A teen says his uncle took back the truck he bought from him; an old friend says he just wants his money back.
A pit bull who attacked a smaller dog gets beaten with a stick; a woman says her mother ruined her credit by opening a cable account in her name without her permission; a woman blames her roommate when her heirloom bracelet goes missing.
Ex-lovers feud over eight restraining orders, accusations of assault and a missing engagement ring; Judge Judy tells a story about her upbringing in an effort to settle a silly dispute.
Staff of a care facility for disabled people take polygraph tests when a brutal assault comes to light; a new pet owner accuses a breeder of selling her a puppy with parvovirus.
Perceived disrespect by a Little League coach leads to a vicious fight on the playing field; a badly planned spring-break trip ends in a shoving match when a man comes between former girlfriends.
A father sues his son for damaging property; a seller accused of rolling back a car's odometer says he has no idea where the missing 25,000 miles went.
A customer sues an unlicensed beautician for damages; a formerly homeless couple say their friend gave them thousands of dollars as a gift.
Parents of a 7-year-old girl sue their neighbor over two vicious dog-attacks; an uninsured driver denies being responsible for damages after rear-ending another vehicle at an intersection.
Second-hand smoke, Obama-bashing and a phone thrown out a car window come into play; a man sues his child's mother for repayment of a loan.
An elderly man says his tooth was knocked out during an argument over a parking space; an ex-lover accuses a mother of six of false arrest and destroying his property, which she says is still in her front yard.
A woman accuses her ex when a lawn mower and a check go missing; a day laborer sues his former employer for unpaid wages; a man accused of vandalizing a car at a party says he drank too much to remember any details.
A man regrets giving $10,000 to a woman young enough to be his granddaughter and claims she introduced him to drugs.
An erratically behaved woman accuses a former friend of illegally repossessing her car; a teen accuses her ex-stepfather of stealing money from her trust fund.