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does a creditor have to serve you papers first in order to

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does a creditor have to serve you papers first in order to get a judgement? what if they cannot find you because you have moved to a different state or something?

cortrightlaw : They have to serve the lawsuit on you personally. Then if they can not find you they can get permission from the court to serve the notice by publishing it in a newspaper.
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