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That information should be contained in the documents accompanying the court order. If the defendant is unsure of the status of the order he or she should contact the office of the clerk of the court that issued the "MC", immediately. The length of time to respond may be as short as 5 days. Failure to respond to such an order can result in the named person being charged with contempt of a direct order of the court and other penalties.

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Q: How long does a defendant have to answer a 'Motion To Compel' order?
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