I am not an attorney in your state, but as a general rule, a party failing to challenge personal jurisdiction during the very first appearance or action, accepts jurisdiction and loses the opportunity to challenge same afterward. That is likely why the judge noted your challenge was moot. You already accepted the courts's jurisdiction. This is a relatively simple concept, if you are involved in a complicated matter, there are far more confusing and obtuse twists and turns in your future----recommend you consider hiring an attorney if the matter is critical to you.
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