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If I file bankruptcy will that stay an arrest warrant that I already have for me because of failure to pay a no insurance fine

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If I file bankruptcy will that stay an arrest warrant that I already have for me because of failure to pay a no insurance fine

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If you file bankruptcy the automatic stay does not stop criminal matters. You have a warrant for arrest for not paying a fine or a warrant for arrest for not showing up at a citation to discover assets and failing to show for a rule to show cause?

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Filing bankruptcy does not stay criminal proceedings.

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No the bankruptcy stay does not apply to a criminal warrant. I.E. Criminal matters....

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