Q: What can I do to stop a writ of possession to give me another week to move
A: If the writ of possession has already issued, the only way to delay it is to appeal the judgment of the magistrate court. If the writ of possession has not issued, show up to your eviction hearing and request additional time from the landlord. If they are unwilling to give you additional time, the judge will automatically give you 7 days for showing up to the hearing.
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