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HEllo, my stepson (in Florida) and gf recently broke up. While together he bought a truck, but because of a past DUI he could not register it in his name, so he titled it and registered it in her name. He can prove that he paid for it. However, she is trying to keep the truck saying that because it's in her name, it's hers. Can he go and pick the truck up or is that against the law? If not, what kind of recourse does he have? Thank you, Scott
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He cannot go an pick up the truck because it is titled in her name. Your son will need to go to court to sue her for reimbursement for the money he paid or for possession of the truck and he would have to file in the superior court and should have an attorney representing him because the FL courts are not very friendly to plaintiffs who represent themselves.

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