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Q: Can a repo person take your vehicle if your gate was closed?

A repo person opened up our gate (signs of no trespassing was visible), drove onto our property and towed our car off our property while we were home. No permission to come onto our property was given.

James L. Arrasmith
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answered on Nov 9, 2023

Under Hawaii law, a repo person generally cannot trespass onto private property or break into a locked gate to repossess a vehicle. Some key points:

- Hawaii Revised Statutes §480-13 prohibits trespass by a repo agent to effectuate a repossession, except with express permission from the...
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Q: Bankruptcy Creditor counsel in Hawaii ?
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Jul 27, 2023

Check with Martindale Hubbell or Avvo.

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