I entered I to a court settlement agreement with my landlord, and despitell the fact that I made the first payment in compliance with the agreement, I received a warrant of removal today. I have emails between them and myself to prove this. If they mistakenly made this request due to a misunderstanding on their part, then can they cancel the warrant so that ithe does not appear on any of my public records or count against me, or will I have to take them to court?
Call the court and see what is going on. If that doesn't work, you may have to make motions to the court. You need to do this ASAP, as they can evict you in pretty short order at this point.
Hiring an attorney to help sort this out, if its at all possible at this point, would be highly advisable. Hopefully you have retained a copy of the settlement and proof of payment and compliance with the remainder of the terms therein.
You need to immediately go to the Courthouse with your copy of the settlement agreement, and proof that you are in compliance with the agreement and made the payment. Tell them you believe that the warrant of removal was issued incorrectly, and you need to get it voided. Someone will review your proofs, and if you can show that you are in compliance, will most likely reach out to the Landlord to discuss what is going on.
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Go to the Sussex County Courthouse ASAP and speak with the Clerk of the Special Civil Part about obtaining a stay of eviction.
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