Q: I, who is the plaintiff, has a monetary judgement against the defendant whom I evicted as a tenant.
I am trying to collect past rent and court costs. We went back to court and the defendant agreed in front of the judge to pay me back $200 a month on the 15th of every month until the judgment is paid off. The judge signed off on that. Today is the 15th and she is refusing to pay.
I have already completed the paperwork to discover her assets. Unfortunately I believe she is being paid under the table and collecting unemployment. I could be wrong but I believe I am right.
If my assumption is true, what more can I do to collect the money that is owed?
If the Judgment gave her a payment plan and she does not comply with it, you file a Rule to Show Cause why she shouldn't be held in contempt for failure to comply.
This gets more attention.
Let alone under the table, sometimes people don't even earn enough to be able to garnish anything.
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