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What does break order mean in the state of FL?

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What does break order mean in the state of FL?

Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Attorney & Mediator replied 9 years ago.

In Florida a break order is a request by the petioning party to allow the sheriff to enter into the property of the defendant to recover property that is part of a replevin cause of action.

You can read the statute here.

Essentially it is a common term to refer to a request for writ of execution on property that the defendant has in their possession and has not released over to the other party.

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