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Old 04-12-2005, 12:29 PM
chimmygew chimmygew is offline
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Pulled a Bobby!!!

Had a couple non pays from last year and took 'em to small claims. Won both plus late fees and court costs. You should have heard them bitchin to the judge and making up damage to their property that never happened. Judge saw right through them and awarded me the full amount. Thanks Bobby....
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Old 04-12-2005, 12:30 PM
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Way to go. Cut the non payers NO slack!
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Old 04-12-2005, 04:07 PM
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So you got a judgement? Those are fairly easy to get. Now comes get the hard part. Actually getting the payment.
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Old 04-12-2005, 04:46 PM
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Had a couple non pays from last year and took 'em to small claims. Won both plus late fees and court costs. You should have heard them bitchin to the judge and making up damage to their property that never happened. Judge saw right through them and awarded me the full amount. Thanks Bobby....

I think bobby may invite you to the front of the bus...
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Old 04-12-2005, 05:02 PM
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i'm so proud....tell you what, smack one of them around, i may just let you STEER the bus
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Old 04-12-2005, 05:37 PM
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So you got a judgement? Those are fairly easy to get. Now comes get the hard part. Actually getting the payment.
That's a fact. It's now your responsibility to collect, and even more hassle.
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Old 04-12-2005, 05:44 PM
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That's a fact. It's now your responsibility to collect, and even more hassle.
and this is why i stress criminal court, and not small claims
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Old 04-12-2005, 07:13 PM
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Its tough if not impossible to sue for "theft of service". This is mainly intended for larger utility companies. As far as collecting from small claims, in NJ, you take your docket to the local sherrif's dept, they go to the defendant's home, inventory their posessions and will give 30 days to pay debt, or belongings get repossessed and sold to pay off debt. Good luck.
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Old 04-12-2005, 07:45 PM
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One guy set up payments of $20.00 month. The other lady has to have me paid in full by June 1st. I was gonna let 'em slide, but I said to myself, "what would Bobby do?" Then I read some of his old posts and followed in his footsteps. Aside from all the negative bash 'em in the skull with a shovel stories, Bobby could be considered a pioneer on this site.
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Old 04-12-2005, 08:00 PM
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Its tough if not impossible to sue for "theft of service". This is mainly intended for larger utility companies. As far as collecting from small claims, in NJ, you take your docket to the local sherrif's dept, they go to the defendant's home, inventory their posessions and will give 30 days to pay debt, or belongings get repossessed and sold to pay off debt. Good luck.
don't listen to him, he is a fountain of misinformation. i've personally taken many people to court for CRIMINAL THEFT, and have collected every single time plus outrageous late fees and court appearance fees. you have to know exactly how to handle it. screw small claims, screw the lean, take them to criminal court, file the complaint as a criminal theft
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