Q: how do you avoid answering questions in court
If the questions potentially incriminate you of a crime, you can “plead the Fifth.”
You should consult an attorney in or near the county where you have been called to testify about doing so.
There are other possible privileges you might be able to claim as well to avoid testifying (e.g. attorney-client, physician-patient, etc.)
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