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What is protected under a civil lawsuit, social security or whatever

Lawyer's Assistant: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

South carolina

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

A lawsuit has been filed due to an accident

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Are you asking if social security can be garnished by a judgment creditor?

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no, in a civil lawsuit involving a wreck
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What about the lawsuit?

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no
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What is your specific question please?

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