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Was a final order entered in the case (either a judgment or an order of dismissal) and, if so, when was it signed by the judge?
The only information I received is what is shown on this page.
A final order is one that disposes of all issues and parties in the case. It can be either a judgment or an order of dismissal.
The judge loses jurisdiction (the power to hear the case) in 30-120 days after a final order is signed, depending on whether certain post trial or post judgment motions were filed. If it has been longer than that then the judge can't consider the information.
In theory you might be able to file a Motion to Set Aside the Judgment and reopen the case but you would want to visit with a local lawyer and let them review all of the paperwork as well as use their knowledge of that particular judge to give you an ida as to your chances of the judge doing that.
Also, if you had a lawyer at the time then the lawyer should have objected to proceeding without the material requested by the subpoena being furnished. If they did that then that increases your chances of the court setting aside the judgment.
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