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What are you being sued for? Is this a debt? Eviction? Breach of contract? Etc.
This is not an answer, but an information request. I need this information to answer your question. Please reply, so I can answer your question. Thank you in advance.
What someone in your situation wants to do is to file an ANSWER. The answer can avoid summary judgment. The answer will push the case to trial track months down the line, allowing the parties to negotiate. If there is no specific defense for the debt, one can use the default "general denial." Sample answer is attached.
The answer needs to be sent to the court, and the opposing party.
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