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I live in middletown...

I live in middletown, new york, i have today a court date for a final judgement of possession regarding my home which went into bankuptcy, I do want to leave the house, but i would like some assistance in moving expense

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to a NY lawyer about this?

No

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have you taken so far?

I have been very ill, i wrote the lawyers and teh judge a letter explaining my situation , the hearing was cancelled 2 weeks ago because i was not notified, and is rescheduled for today, however i have been sick plus taking care of my mother who has alzheimers and i am her only caretaker,

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

Could i at least ask to be postponed for me to consult an attorney.

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Hello and welcome. I am working on your answer and will be right back!

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Lawyer: INFOLAWYER, Attorney replied 4 months ago

You can seek to negotiate an adjournment or moving expenses, or both.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
but how, any suggestions
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
i have to leave, i can reach back again in a little bit
Lawyer: INFOLAWYER, Attorney replied 4 months ago

Yes, that they would save time, cost, legal fees by agreeing to this, and its also the right and human thing to do by accomodating your situation.

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