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Ultimately, there are two ways the hearing can be continued: (1) agreement of all interested parties and (2) by court order. If all the parties cannot agree then the court will look at whether the request is reasonable. Although it sounds like you have a good reason to request the continuance, it may be very difficult to obtain one, especially if you are the moving party. To the extent that you ask the court for a continuance, you will have the burden of proving why a continuance is necessary.
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