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Sometimes, a person needs to quash or modify a subpoena. A subpoena is a demand that a person participate in some court proceedings, such as producing a document or testifying under oath. Generally, to do this, a person can submit a motion to quash on the grounds that the subpoena
(i) fails to allow a reasonable time to comply;(ii) requires a person to comply beyond the geographical limits;(iii) requires disclosure of privileged or other protected matter, if no exception or waiver applies; or(iv) subjects a person to undue burden.There isn’t a form for something like this. You’ll need to do it on 28-line pleading paper. You can usually 211get 28-line pleading paper relatively cheap.
Once the motion is served on the all the parties, they will have a chance to oppose the motion if they wish. They must file and serve their opposition. Regardless, the magistrate will review the documents and either a) call a hearing to have you make oral arguments or b) make a decision without a hearing. Also, you’ll be notified of the magistrate’s decision in writing.