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I was subpoena to testify . I was fired in last job can they bring that up in the hearing .

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I was subpoena to testify in a hearing . I was fired in last job can they bring that up in the hearing .

Can they bring up reason I was fired in hearing or can previous employer say why employee was fired

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  1. At a hearing they have some discretion om the topic that yu can be questioned. Unless you assert a privilege such as the Fifth Amendment, then you will need to answer questions since you were subpoenaed. Answer honestly and it should be fine.

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  2. Plead the fifth or answer all questions posed to you with total honesty.