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I was served an alias summons on July 1st. I have until

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Hello - I was served an alias summons on July 1st. I have until tomorrow to respond to the summons. I don't discount that I don't owe the debt, however I want to respond so I'm not in default. A case management conference is scheduled for September 9th. I don't have an attorney yet however I want answer the complaint correctly. What should I say?
JA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?
Customer: Illinois
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?
Customer: Not yet
JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?
Customer: Well I do owe the debt, however I'd like to get it reduced as it was sold to a debt collector
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  LegalKnowledge replied 1 year ago.

Good morning. Just to be clear, does the summons require a written response or just for you to appear at the CMC?

Expert:  LegalKnowledge replied 1 year ago.

Hi, are you still with me?