Milton, FL asked in Bankruptcy and Civil Litigation for Florida

Q: post judgement order

have order from 2014 (thru Atlanta Bankruptcy Court) where defendant owes me 4995.00 could never find defendant but recently found out he lives in Tenn now (original order is from Atlanta Ga). Can I still fight for this judgement even though it was from 2014? Defendant owes me 4995.00 and i currently live in Florida now.

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Jane Kim
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A: Sounds like that debt was discharged in bankruptcy. You'd want to double check the bankruptcy case. If your debt was listed and bankruptcy was granted, then the debt was discharged. This means you cannot collect on it anymore.

Terrence H Thorgaard agrees with this answer

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