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I am the spouse of a daughter who has had a suit filed against

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I am the spouse of a daughter who has had a suit filed against her by her mother for a verbal loan she took(prior to our marriage in 2002) we were married in 2008 and I had no knowledge of this agreement (which her mother has only now decided she wants the balance of the $20K owed) I am not named in the suit and my wife and I rent our house and outside of our cars have no joint assets my question is how does this affect me since we live in a community property state(my wife has been advised to file bankrupcy)

My name is XXXXX XXXXX I look forward to discussing this and providing you information in this regard

I suggest if it was acquired before the marriage and you had no interest in the funds, for instance your wife did not use that money to make a purchase that you also enjoyed, then it is still separate debt and that is why you are not named on the lawsuit.

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the other part of my question was if they did not get satisfaction from my wife and her assets can they go after any of my wages etc since I live in a community property state?

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