Can we terminate lease due to bed bugs?

I live in an apartment and we got bedbugs from them (there’s no way we brought them as neither of our families had them). Other apartments have them too (other buildings and other apartments). We just renewed our lease for transfer before we found out we had them, and now that we know that they are infested all... show more I live in an apartment and we got bedbugs from them (there’s no way we brought them as neither of our families had them). Other apartments have them too (other buildings and other apartments).
We just renewed our lease for transfer before we found out we had them, and now that we know that they are infested all over, we don’t want to live in them. Is there a way to terminate our renewal and get the deposit back since we haven’t moved into the new place yet?
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