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It is not illegal to break into your own house in New York. It is also not considered burglary or trespassing however please take note that even if you own your house, there may be a pending court order or agreement between parties requiring you to stay away from your own home if owned jointly.
This question was answered by the law firm Criscione, Ravala & Tabatchouk, LLP.
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