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how can I stop a sherriffs eviction on my property

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how can I stop a sherriff's eviction on my property?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Bankruptcy Law
Expert:  Ellen replied 8 years ago.
Hello,

You stated that you have a bankruptcy open. If you have a current bankruptcy open, you can stop the eviction temporarily with a "Suggestion of Bankruptcy".

You will need to file a "Suggestion of Bankruptcy" in the eviction.

Here is the form that you will require to do so:
http://ablelegalforms.com/free/suggestbk.pdf

In addition to, but not in lieu of, you can telephone the sheriff's office and inform them of the bankruptcy. They may request that you the Suggestion of Bankruptcy.

Typically your lawyer would have done this for you.
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