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This situation has been ongoing for four years. I was subpoenaed. The last two letters: stated the following:the case is set for Feb. 25th then a letter stating the court had an older case & the Feb. 25th date no longer held. I am away. I have a plumbing problem which prevents me from being home. My neighbor say I received a letter & certified pink slip. I am not there. She says the letter says I am to appear this Tuesday or Wednesday (2-3 days notice) All this comes from the other side. Don't know what happened to the "reasonable: side I was working with. I was stalked by the plaintiff and am in fear for my well being. I have not signed the mail certificate or been severed personally-this time around.
Superior Court of New Jersey
Hello again, Linda.A court may hold an individual in contempt of court and even issue a warrant for their arrest where they fails to comply with a subpoena, and that is usually what will happen if a subpoena is simply ignored.However, the NJ rules of procedure normally require that a subpoena be personally served on the recipient, so it appears you have not been properly served as required by the following Rule:(e) Personal Service. A subpoena may be served at any place within the State of New Jersey by any person 18 or more years of age. Service of a subpoena shall be made by personally delivering a copy to the person named, together with the fee allowed by law, except that if the person is a witness in an action for the State or an indigent defendant, the fee shall be paid before leaving the court at the conclusion of the trial by the municipal court administrator as otherwise required by N.J.S.A. 22A:1-4. After service of a subpoena, the person serving the subpoena shall promptly file a copy of the subpoena and proof of service with the court.Here is a link to the NJ Rules of Civil Procedure for your reference (Rule 7:7-8 governs subpoenas):http://www.judiciary.state.nj.us/rules/r7-7.htmSince personal service has not occurred, a court would not typically find holding the recipient in contempt appropriate, but order that the individual be personally served with the subpoena.
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I was served in the past but this situation has been ongoing for four years, I don't even remember when it was but I don't believe it was within the past year.