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Q: why does the attorney keep saying i didn't file appeal reconsideration when i already have an appeal?

I filed appeal four years ago. After each motion denied, defendant attorneys state I didn't file an appeal?

Can you file appeals of other motions in the case, such as stay of eviction, while something is already on appeal?

I did not owe a cent, breach of contract.

Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot answered on Oct 18, 2015

You do not think you need an attorney? You do.

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Q: Does the Appeallate Court have jurisdiction to consider an appeal if I was a tenant in a foreclosed property?

I was forcibly evicted under mortgagor.s writ of ejectment of foreclosure. I was never given notice or date to leave. All of my possessions were taken to an undisclosed location. 4months later I was given a 6 day notice that my possesions were being auctioned for default. Also when the ejectment... Read more »

Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot answered on Oct 18, 2015

You have many questions, and the way to get them answered at the time was to actually go see an appellate attorney in your jurisdiction.

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Q: How long does the appellate court take to review after the last brief is filed?
Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot answered on Oct 7, 2015

There usually is not a set time within which the court must make a decision. It can take months or perhaps years in some cases.

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