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I recently paid a thousand down on a camper from an

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i recently paid a thousand down on a camper from an individual and was suppose to pay the other five hundred when he got the title he told me he had till i got there and tells me he lost it but wanted to hand write another bill of sale showing a paid for it. he keeps giving me the run around and wont allow me to move the camper till i pay the five hundred. how would i go by asking for the grand back or what be the right steps to take. if i knew from the get go that he misplaced the title i wpuld never have worried with it.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Gerald, Esq replied 1 year ago.

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I am an attorney with 30 years of experience; I hope to provide you information that will help you in resolving your question.

It sounds like he was pulling a scam on you. The only way to pursue your money is to sue him. You can do so in small caims court. You do not need an attorney to sue in small claims court. YOu will have to pay filing fees and service fees, but they will be added to the judgment if you win.

This is a fairly simple case. You file a simple breach of contract claim.The clerk of the court will have the forms that you need.

Here is more information on the process:

http://www.nolo.com/legal-encyclopedia/mississippi-small-claims-court-31905.html

You may find that once you file the claim that he finds the title.

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