I don't have an income or way to pay if they win judgement. Can I be arrested for not showing up? The paper I go said "attendance required" it's not a subpoena, it's the first hearing. Also, if I don't pay, can I be arrested?
Bankruptcy is a legal way for people or businesses who are no longer capable of paying back their bills to clear these debts and start over.
Federal bankruptcy courts oversee US bankruptcy filings. Most filers only need to appear in court once, but there can be exceptions.
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