6 of us bond this guy out n 2010 he didn't pay what he owe, they send court letters out last yr I guess I was the only one the response, went to court August of 2015. I agree to pay 50 a month, know one else response to the complaint, they not going after the other people I've called this atty office & the claim they don't have know why I finding out where the other 5 work at..They are content with me just paying long as they are getting their money. I talk to my friend who own a bail bond place he told me to get a atty. I shouldn't be the only one responsible paying this bond. After we got out court he told me to go after one individual on the complaint..Right there was a red flag letting me know he's done with the case because that got me paying & if I don't they will garnish pay
You cosigned a loan, basically. They can get the money from any or all. Their choice. You can sue the one you bailed out for the money.
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You problem has been described....can you get any money from the others or are they judgment proof?
whoever signed the bond is liable. you would have to track down the other signors if you wanted to hold them accountable for your debt. all the signors are considered jointly and severally liable on the bond.
to sue someone else, you would need to file a complaint and serve the complaint upon each of the other defendants. if you obtain service then it is up to each defendant to answer and defend itself. if any defendant does not defend itself you can obtain a default judgment.
if they defend, then you go through the discovery and motion process before proceeding to trial. it's quite lengthy.
i would recommend trying to work it out with the bond holder, and don't ever sign a bond again. :)
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