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How have you been notified of this?
Also what is the victim/witness coordinator saying?
Is this court - ordered restitution after a conviction? Are these felons still in jail?
Do they have resources to pay or assets to garnish?
I was notified by letter from the US Dept of Justice. The coordinator has told me that the felons have limited means but are on a payment plan of several hundred dollars per month and that when a certain dollar amount accumulates, funds are distributed to the victims. The felons work, as far as I know, but I have no knowledge of their assets.
And that is the correct answer. You can't get more than they own. And felons are barely capable of keeping a job
There is no recourse as to how to collect. I mean, you would spend a lot of money on trying to sue a felon and then they have no money to collect. The juice would not be worth the squeeze.
This is, unfortunately, a situation where you have to just be patient and if something comes your way consider it a windfall.