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Thank you for asking. When I filed the motion for contempt, I was planning on serving her attorney. I then found out that he was no longer representing her, so I started thinking about service by publication. Upon reading the documents, it has become clear that the time it takes to do service by publication will land us past the actual court date for motion for contempt. Therefor I've done some research and learned about service by substitution, where I have someone served in her 'household' and also mail a copy to the house. Now I'm wondering if you can please tell me, is service by substitution allowed on a contempt motion? If so, are there special forms I need to use for this process?
Thank you Ben,
Is there a special time frame on substituded service?
And I've read two numbers for the standard time frame required for service, 14 days before hearing and elsewhere it said 21 days before hearing.
It will be easy enough to convince the judge that she's avoiding service and hiding from the law, the district attorney child abduction unit detective has been looking for her since August.
You're a great help,