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During a hearing where the defendants lawyer submitted a late

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During a hearing where the defendant's lawyer submitted a late application to be heard and dismiss a default hearing, the lawyer admitted that the landlord's agent did not consider the RTO to be a real court and their judgements had no validity. This should be a matter of court record. Can I apply to the court for a transcript of the proceedings in order to submit it as evidence at an RTO hearing? How do I go about obtaining these records?
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Yes you can.

You have to contact the Court to ask how to order them.

You will need to pay for them.

Then for Court purposes you will have to provide the other side with a copy if you are using the transcripts in the trial.

Let me know if you need any further clarification.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Can I view the transcript before paying for them? Does the court clerk record verbatim what was said or is it a summary? If I have to pay regardless and the transcript turns out to be of no use and I win my case anyway, can I claim it as an expense?


Thank you.

You gave to pay to have them produced.

They are typed word for word.

You have to pay regardless.
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