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Dwayne B.
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Experience:  Numerous criminal trials ranging from traffic to murder, practicing Criminal Law for 20+ years.
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I received a document [ REQUEST FOR SHOW CAUSE ORDER FOR CONTEMPT (3-633)

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(3-633) (SHOR) ]

appear in court for examination in the Aid of Enforcement of Judgment on July 21, 2010
as ordered by this Court and properly served on June 28, 2010

I don't understand what this means, beside to appear in court? Can you explain
Can you tell me a little about the judgment behind this?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Well I'm guessing I have to be a witness

My car was stolen, I called 911, then the thief had a accident with the car. The owner of the car wants money for damages.
It would be unusual for you to be called in this type of hearing in this manner. However, the lawyer may be doing it this way in an attempt to avoid paying deposition fees. That's the only reason I can think of.

An examination in aid of enforcement is like a deposition in that you would be questioned under oath about something that will aid in collecting a judgment. I have never seen the owner of a car questioned this way when the car was stolen, so it may be that they are trying to collect on the other driver's uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage and need your sworn testimony to establish that the car was indeed stolen.

It is a pretty simple process, you just answer the questions you are asked.

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