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I received a writ of execution on my door yesterday and it

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I received a writ of execution on my door yesterday and it states that the sale date to be determind was yesterday , what does this mean and what can I do?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Dwayne B. replied 1 year ago.

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Was the sale yesterday or was the date set yesterday to occur sometime in the future? Also, do you know what this is about? A judgment, etc?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It's about a car accident and I'm being sued for damages because my insurance lapsed coincidentally same day of accident. But the writ says sale to be determined
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I was at fault of the accident, also I didn't go to court and the plantiff won the suit
Expert:  Dwayne B. replied 1 year ago.

A writ of execution means the case is over, they got a judgment, and they are preparing to start "grabbing" property from you to pay the judgment. The Sheriff will grab the property and then auction it off later.

What you need to do is go and see a local lawyer and see what they would charge to try and stop the execution and help you identify your exemptions.

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