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Have you notified him that you are revoking his permission to borrow the car?.
What reason is he giving for refusing to return your vehicle?
Are you the only one on the title to the vehicle?
Ok, in a situation like this, if you have told him that he is no longer allowed to have the vehicle, then you have a couple options here. You could tell him that you will file a stolen vehicle report if he doesn't return it and then allow the police to handle the matter. Or you could file suit against him where he lives for "conversion", which is the wrongful keeping of the personal property of another, and get a judge to order him to return the vehicle.
Ok, then the only problem is that you would have to go to VA to file suit against him because you have to file it where he lives to get personal jurisdiction over him and force him to come to court.
Unfortunately no, you have to sue him where he lives so you can force him to come to court. NY has no jurisdiction over him so as to compel him to come to NY to defend in court.
You could hire an attorney in VA to sue him there though.
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