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I am sorry for your situation.
If you have already filed suit, by signing an "extension" of the promissory note, it may void the suit since it would then allow him more time under contract
As such, I would not sign any such extension if I were you and if the extension asks for this (but this of course is your decision). Finally, the debtor cannot simply "create" an extension of the note in any way - them sending a letter CLAIMING that the repayment time is extended is simply ineffectual, unless the original contract allows it (and I am guessing it does not). So one can simply "ignore" the paper.
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