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Argument court date was scheduled, I was not notified, and I

Argument court date was scheduled, I was not notified, and I (plaintiff pro se) missed the argument. The judge ordered most of my complaint (2 of 3 counts) thrown out with prejudice. I wish for the judge to reconsider. Do I file a motion or petition, and would I file a motion/petition to vacate, to reconsider, or another option? Should I consider a rule to show cause?

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I received a notice of garnishment from a NYC marshall in

I received a notice of garnishment from a NYC marshall in the mail yesterday for a credit card debt that is over 10 years old (I believe I had the credit card back in 2000). Judgment was recovered in March 2007. How can I fight this?

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I have a case where the judge is not writing orders from

Hi,I have a case where the judge is not writing orders from hearings.At the March 4th hearing the judge compelled discovery and asked the Defense lawyer to write the orders. The Defense lawyer wrote orders that did not accurately reflect what occurred at the hearing. I objected. No orders were written. Defendants responded to just about everything I asked for as,,, "unlikely to lead to admissible evidence" or "Work product doctrine" without explanation.........No court orders were issued.At the April 25th hearings, second motion to Compel Discovery. I again was granted almost everything I asked for from the court. The judge to me to write the orders, and send them to defense council to review. After 5 days of no response from defense council, I sent the orders to the judge, 5 days later the defense council responded with objections to my recollection of the orders and produced their own orders for the judges signature. Their orders are absurd.The Court has not written any orders from this hearing.I have called the court a few times and all I get is that the judge is reviewing this.We agree that the Court wants Depositions completed by June 17th.The court ordered that Defendants provide me with the business records I asked for prior to Depositions.The Defendants said their clients could be deposed on June 8th.I am in a position of performing depositions with no business records from the Defendants.My charges against the Defendants are Fraud, grand theft, mail fraud, RICO.The county civil court judge is about to retire.The defendants are prominent in the local community.Should I object to defenses version of the Orders that were in response to my version of the orders?Can I make the judge write orders?Should I spend $300 to get transcripts of the court reporter.Can I get the Judge changed?Can I get this transferred to Federal Court?

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I am a plaintiff in a civil law suit in Massachusetts against

I am a plaintiff in a civil law suit in Massachusetts against several defendants (individuals) who provided services to me. My complaint alleged fraud and conspiracy to defraud by billing for work not done and submitting forged reports. The discovery period of the litigation is over. I have clear evidence that during discovery the defendants conspired to obstruct justice and provided false answers to INTs and RFA. It may be easier to prove the conspiracy during discovery than the original conspiracy. Is there a right of private action? Do I have standing? May I introduce at trial the evidence of conspiracy during discovery? Would a motion to amend the original complain be the right step? Shall I amend the complain with new counts of conspiracy during discovery and obstruction of justice? Since I cannot claim additional damages from the new counts -- would I still be able to benefit from the new counts if the motion to amend is granted? I am taking a page from criminal cases (think ***** *****), but I am not sure how this may apply to a civil case. I would appreciate an answer with references to case law.

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Fairfax county circuit court Civil Calendar control A

Fairfax county circuit courtCivilCalendar controlA dishonest lawyer keeps going to calendar control without noticing me or noticing me on days I can't attend. If I say, I can't attend . The dishonest lawyer goes anyway.How can I let the court know what is happening so that this can be stopped ? Is there a fax or email to calendar control so that I can send the emails showing that I have told the lawyer that I am not available?Thanks

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My employer received a Writ of Garnishment from Hayt, Hayt

My employer received a Writ of Garnishment from Hayt, Hayt & Landau, I never received any paperwork saying this was going to happen. They also attached a letter showing they contacted my employer a year ago, he never received that and the original letter was filed in May of last year at the court house and was just served??? Do I have any recourse?

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1. We recently discovered my mother's Will in Connecticut.

1. We recently discovered my mother's Will in Connecticut. Based on the wording in the Will, it looks like it contains a trust, in that upon my mother's death, everything was given to my father for the benefit of any children they might have. What type of motion would we need to submit to the Connecticut Probate Court for them to rule that the Will had a trust?2. Currently my father's estate still is open in Vermont. Should we send a motion about the Will to the Vermont Probate Court and request a similar ruling at the same time? Or should we wait until the Connecticut Probate has made the decision and then request that Vermont Probate support the Connecticut ruling?3. What parties are required to receive copies of the Motion to Connecticut? I know all the legal heirs are required to get a copy. Is my stepmother also required to get a copy of the Motion to Connecticut Probate Court? She was the sole beneficiary in my father's Will (no mention of his 7 children) which is being contested in Vermont. But is she required to get a a copy of the Motion to Connecticut Probate Court since this Will does not involve her?

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This is an amendment to my prior question in regard to what

This is an amendment to my prior question in regard to what options I have as a defendant in a small claims judgment where the plaintiff did not appear and a default judgment was issued. The plaintiff has made a motion to remove the default judgment. The hearing of this motion is scheduled for 5/18/2016. Is there anything that I can do to challenge this motion and cancel this hearing date before 5/18/2016. His reason for making the motion is that "(he) mixed up (his) date at trial ...".Thank you.Robert Holbrook

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I have a Tennent who just paid the rent and the check

I have a Tennent who just paid the rent and the check bounced they have done this many times before (Approx 6) IThe apt they rent is in Staten Island NY which is one of the 5 boros of NY In order to start eviction what do I do? Or is there another way to scare them straight?

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