My landlord threw away my property. Can I deduct it from the rent?

I store some of my property in the garage that both I and my landlord use. He cleared it out recently and tossed out my stuff. Can I deduct the value of my lost property from the rent?
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Howard Roitman
Las Vegas, Nevada
Personal Injury
702.647.8550

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Howard is a member of the Bar in Nevada, California, New York, and the District of Columbia. He is a graduate of Georgetown University Law Center (JD in 1984 and LL.M in taxation in 1985).

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09/04/2009