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I was served a citation letter on June 27, 2016, that I am

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being sued. What should...
I was served a citation letter on June 27, 2016, that I am being sued. What should I do?
JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: Texas
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?
Customer: I can't find one. I went to Legal Aid and no one has any assistance for me.
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