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If I hide a piece of property to keep someone from legally seeing me, what kind of trouble could I get into for doing something like this?

Lawyer's Assistant: Where is the property located?

Wood county

Lawyer's Assistant: Has any paperwork been filed?

Don't know

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

The person that I am asking about is a Wood County Sheriff Deputy!

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Real Estate Law
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What sort of property? Does it belong to you?

How does hiding the property keep you from being seen?

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