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What is a on call subpoena

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what is a on call subpoena
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Legal-Kal replied 1 year ago.

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A subpoena is the Court's formal way of notifying you that you are under a "court order" to either appear before the tribunal on a certain date OR to produce certain documentation to the requesting party OR both.

Generally, an "on call" subpoena is used for the former, that you must appear before a tribunal unless certain requirements are meant. In your situation, I would like to inquire into what exactly the subpoena is requesting. Only then can I give you an accurate answer to the question as it applies to you.

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