Asked by Boitumelo on 17-02-2021 21:33:02
Question posted in the Family Law category relating to Gauteng
I need some assistance, The Defendant's attorney was instructed to withdraw summons issued ( I am the Plaintiff), there was some agreement of correspondence between my attorney and the opposition attorney.
however, because the opposition wanted more money from me that I couldn't afford, we decided they should withdraw those summons as per their threat to do so unless payment made.
The Defendant and the attorney were advised to withdraw those summons.
New summons were issued anew by me, they were served to the Defendant by the sheriff, over a month the was no response, court date done and divorce decree granted.
now they want to make those old summons in force?
how can I ensure the old case doesn't proceed because it was precisely cancelled or withdrawn, as I went to the court to talk to the registrar that I have a new case at the regional court, they advised the high court case will not proceed without my permission.
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