Hi, thank you for asking your question today. The other Experts and I are working on your answer. By the way, it would help us to know:Is there a court order for the individual to return the vehicle ?
What exactly do you need a warrant for; has the individual failed to appear, or otherwise violate a court order ?
The vehicle is jointly owned, why/how do you have greater rights to the vehicle than the other individual ?
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First of all I am the respondent in this situation.
No there is no court order to return the vehical. But in the petition by my wife, she ask for the truck (vehical in question) and the judge signed the petition but the hearing is not till the 17th of this month. I am in a different state and because I am self emlpoyed and my place of business is also my farm. most means of income has been taken from me. The petitioned restraining order has stripped me of my income and my business has been taken over by my wife and my stepsons. This whole situation gets very complicated.
Question no. 2 I wish not to appear at the 17th hearing because my wife has already indicated that I have violated the petitioned restraining order and I feel she will have me put into jail. She has made claims that are in no way true. This whole thing is because of a heated argument where I lost my temper with her and called her a G D bitch. The step sons heard my words and they are directing or so it seems her actions. Our farm is worth a small fortune and it seems as though they are trying to remove me and take over my life. I have been able to do nothing since the day this began other than respond to aggressions against me. Which is them keeping me from my wife of 9 1/2 years and everything her and I have built together. She placed her 21 year old son in charge of all of my affairs, and has placed him as head of my home and my business.
Question No. 3 My wife and I own the truck jointly and it is my only means of transportation. And since they have taken my business I have no access to anything. They changed the bank accounts and took everything from me. She and I have been sharing the truck but now I feel if I return it again I will not get it back. And it will be a hardship for me to get it back to her.
I have still not received any answer to my questions. Do you need more time?
In the petition it says I am not to have any contact with my wife, but she told me I could contact her due to business that we share. She said she would answer if she wanted to or return my call if she wanted to. But in many of the calls we would argue about our situation after business was conducted. She says she will be using this against me in the hearing on the 17th. Which is the hearing for this petition of a restraining order. Can they put me in jail or fine me for this at this time.
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