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I have a court appearance scheduled for tomorrow and Im

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Hello, I have a court appearance scheduled for tomorrow and Im trying to find out if I can ask for a continuance or postponment because I have not been able to secure legal representation until this afternoon and they need additional time to prepare. and if so, how to I request it?
JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in?
Customer: los angeles california
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: as far as the case goes yes. this appearance is the 2nd one in this case. Last time i did not have representation and I got eaten alive. as for a continuance, no
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: i don't think so
Submitted: 8 days ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  LegalKnowledge replied 8 days ago.

Hi! I will be the professional that will be helping you today. I look forward to providing you with information to help with your question and concern

Expert:  LegalKnowledge replied 8 days ago.

Good afternoon. Just to be clear, you now have legal counsel?

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