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Technically there is NO statute of limitations on the recovery of Court Ordered Restitution under the criminal codes. If they have not chased her in four years they likely will not unless she has a significant windfall (ins the lottery). However, the debt is hers, not yours. and it is not marital debt. So property held in your name cannot be seized or encumbered.
I am sorry to hear about your wife's medical condition. I am aware of how difficult it is to treat bi-polar disorder. It is too bad her defense attorney's were not able to use that more effectively in her defense. It is likely that the prosecution was not willing to work with them without return of the money.
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