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In county justice of the peace court 4 place 2 what does

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In harris county justice of the peace court 4 place 2 what does citation rtc mean?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
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Expert:  RobertJDFL replied 1 year ago.

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It means "Returned to clerk." That means that a process server tried to serve the complaint (lawsuit) but for some reason - a bad address, for example -- service of process could not take place so it was returned unserved. Once it is served on a party, the process server fills out an affidavit of service of process reflecting that they served the party, and the court records would read "Citation returned served."