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Can jointly owned personal property and assets be taken if the repo car was only under the spouse?

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2015-07-15 18:46:34
2015-07-15 18:46:34

YES, they can be taken BUT NOT kept. ALL PP belongs to the debtor and the DEBTOR will have to redeem it.

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