How do i delay a court case

Asked over 1 year ago - Oshkosh, WI

I misread the date and need more time

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  1. John Scott Swimmer

    Contributor Level 14


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    Answered . Draft a letter to the Court asking for a continuance. The judge may grant or deny this request depending on her judicial philosophy, the nature of the hearing, and explanation provided. Judges generally will grant an attorneys request so long as a good reason is provided and the attorney has not made a practice of arbitrary delaying matters.

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  2. Alan James Brinkmeier

    Contributor Level 20


    Lawyers agree

    Answered . Have your defense counsel seek a continuance.

  3. Mark Copoulos


    Contributor Level 14


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    Answered . You need to make a continuance request. Your attorney should provide an established basis for the request. Good luck.

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