replevin


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replevin

A type of lawsuit to recover personal property, such as when a landlord takes possession of leased property due to a default and refuses to return personal property located on the premises.

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In a 6-3 decision delivered by Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, the Court rejected qualified immunity for private defendants, stating it is not available to private defendants charged with 1983 liability who reasonably invoke state replevin garnishment, or attachment statutes.
It argued that, despite their agreement, the pieces of property sought to be seized are immovable as defined in Article 415 of the Civil Code, and thus cannot be made subjects of a writ of replevin.
While the cases cited by Parker did permit various family members to bring causes of action for the return of assets transferred during the decedent's lifetime based on undue influence, lack of capacity, tortious interference, (13) or replevin, none of the eight cases specifically addressed standing or the indispensable parties to the causes of action.
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Thus with no other option as the replevin case began a slow process I sued Columbia County Commissioners who pay the Sheriff about ten million dollars a year to operate and when notified -- could have asked him to investigate which they declined and thus Sheriff Hunter who also intentionally declined due process was also cited as defendant.
Written simply, the book, a first effort by a Chicago lawyer, moves forward steadily, as Catherine attempts to formulate a lawsuit for replevin, while Ben insists on telling her in great detail the trials and tribulations of life under the Nazis.
ii) the right to immediate possession of property, including but not limited to orders that grant, modify, dissolve or refuse to grant, modify, or dissolve writs of replevin, garnishment, or attachment;
Hence, life imprisonment for murder is as much a case of punishment as being under court order to pay restitution damages in a replevin action (where culpability is involved) or as a judgment for expectation damages in a (culpable) contract dispute.
Shevin, (82) the Court struck down Pennsylvania and Florida prejudgment replevin statutes.
Though it seems unlikely an equitable court would harshly punish a truly innocent converter, without a workable means of determining ex ante whether one is a finder or an abandonee, the good faith converter may nevertheless face a replevin action or a damages award.
Moreover, the law of trespass (like the law of ejectment, replevin, and the like) does not require the owner to justify the owner's uses, or even to show that they are more valuable than the uses that the defendant would like to undertake.
3) Court/litigant--Plaintiff and defendant court bonds for individuals and companies involved in court actions, including attachment, injunction, replevin, appeal cost and release of lien