Clermont, FL asked in Small Claims for Florida

Q: I believe the opposing party in a small claims court plans to use a document that may be fraudulant. What can I do?

Am I allowed to research the document before the trial?

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1 Lawyer Answer

Alex McClure

Answered
  • Lake Mary, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: In small claims there isnt necessarily a discovery deadline to produce. You will though have the opportunity to cross examine the party attempting to authenticate and introduce the document.

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