Parents in Italy Fight to Evict Son

They're now threatening 41-year-old with legal action
By John Johnson,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 21, 2011 6:45 PM CDT
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(Newser) – An exasperated couple in Italy has turned to the law to try to get their 41-year-old son to leave home, reports the AFP. The son "has a good job but still lives at home," says dad. "He demands that his clothes be washed and ironed and his meals prepared. He really has no intention of leaving." Local media have not named the couple, who turned to consumer agency ADICO for help. One of its lawyers wrote a letter to the son, giving him six days to get out or face court action. ADICO says it's a surprisingly common problem in Italy. (Read more Italy stories.)

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